Thursday, February 14, 2013

The Heart Attack Grill Mascot Dies Of Heart Attack

RIP John Alleman

"Although he was never on the payroll, Alleman had been a faithful patron since the restaurant opened in October 2011, owner Jon Basso told the paper. He inspired a "Patient John" caricature on the Heart Attack Grill's menu, clothing line and merchandise.

Alleman is the Heart Attack Grill's second unofficial spokesman to die. In March 2011, 575-pound Blair River - known as the Grill's "Gentle Giant" - died of flu-related pneumonia."

Not only that - this is the second story I've covered at SDIN involving a heart attack and The Heart Attack Grill!  The first story involved a man having a heart attack WHILE EATING at The Heart Attack Grill:

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Gabriel said...

There's never a pleasant way 'to go', but I bet that second guy died a happy man.

Laury Coenen said...

What Gabriel said is true.
Still, irony is ironic.

I love food but I cannot see myself enjoying something that's so overflowing with fat.

David said...

Everyday that guy was there. The lack of burn out was what killed him. :) I think that burning out on eating or drinking certain things all the time is a vital instinct.

I would kill myself eating Nutella if I did not have the burn out instinct. :)

Sonia Gignac said...

Oh no ! Another one ??? At list nobody can say the name is not perfect for that restaurant.

David said...

Lol. Well if they keep feeding people over 350lbs for free, it will not be the last time!