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Watercooler 12/4/2016 Open Thread: Icons

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The inventor of the Big Mac has died at the age of 98.

Big Mac inventor passes away aged 98 nearly 50 years after creating McDonald’s iconic 540 calorie burger – which he ate every week.

Inventor of General Tso’s Chicken dies in Taipei at age 98.

Chef Peng Chang-kuei, the founder of the famous Hunan-style restaurant chain Peng’s Garden Hunan Restaurant and inventor of the world famous Chinese dish General Tso’s Chicken, died on Nov. 30 at the age of 98 from pneumonia.

The Best From ‘Mad Dog Mattis’.

I come in peace. I didn’t bring artillery. But I’m pleading with you, with tears in my eyes: If you f**k with me, I’ll kill you all.

The dictionary defines “icon” as “a person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of something.” The dictionary also defines “larger than life” as “someone or something that is so special, famous, well known or important that it takes on an image of being greater than others of is kind.”

Three outta three ain’t bad, so enjoy the open thread…