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Finally reaching the oasis, I couldn't help but bust out in an anticipatory grin at the genius of Eli's Donut Burger. Photo by Paul Gregersen/FOCUS

Unapologetically bad for you but oh, so good

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When I heard about Brent Carlson-Lee's fair food creation, Eli's Donut Burgers, I erupted with joy.

Besides the ladies, my two favorite things in the world are donuts and burgers. The idea of this combination rumbled my innards.


The Focus staff kicked story ideas around for the donut burger and finally came to the conclusion that this food item represented what is equally right and wrong about America.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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