Creator of Gen. Tso’s Chicken dead at 98, days after inventor of Big Mac. See a pattern?

Originally known as #67 (or #32, 26, or 78, depending on the restaurant), Gen. Tso’s Chicken is a long-time favorite.

Now its creator is dead. Peng Chang-kuei was 98 (or 32, 26, or 78, depending on the restaurant).panda-express-general-tso-chicken2

Earlier this week, we lost the creator of the iconic Big Mac, also 98.big_mac

The creator of deep-dish pizza sleeps with the fishes, and I fear for Col. Sanders and his family.kfc-col-sanders