A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ARBYS

Thu, 22 Sep '22
"Sir, this is an ___" (meme punch line)
Tue, 8 Mar '22
Fast-food chain with a cowboy hat logo
Sun, 24 Oct '21
Chain whose name derives from its founders, the Raffel brothers
Tue, 14 Sep '21
"We have the meats" fast-food chain