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Dear Lifehacker, I work from home and buy myself a takeaway lunch once or twice a week. Unfortunately, the only options near my house are a burger shop or a bakery that sells hot pies. Neither store has any nutritional information on their menu, so I'm not sure which is worse. Am I better off grabbing the burger or the meat pie?

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McDonald's Australia is diving into the meat pie business. For a limited time, the fast food franchise will sell beef and curried beef pies in outlets across the ACT. If the trial is successful, the proffered pastries could end up on menus around the country. Which begs the question: who goes to McDonald's for a meat pie?