Subway: 'Footlong' Doesn't Mean It's a Foot Long

'Descriptive name' not intended to be precise measurement

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 18, 2013 5:36 PM CST

(Newser) – An Australian customer's gone-viral complaint that his "footlong" Subway sandwich came up a little short prompted a response from the chain there today, reports ABC News. It must have been loads of fun for the marketing department:

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