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McDonald’s Employee Fired After His Photo of Filthy Ice Cream Machine Goes Viral

By Carey Wedler Laplace, Louisiana – A McDonald’s employee says he was fired after posting a disturbing picture of the ice cream machine at the Louisiana location where he worked. The photo he tweeted quickly went viral, prompting an Internet backlash for the fast food giant. This came out of McDonald’s ice cream machine in…

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Dire Straits Singer Inspired the McDonald’s Biopic ‘The Founder’

By Heather Callaghan, Editor “Listen to the lyrics,” someone said. When I heard the song “Boom, Like That” by Mark Knopfler, former Dire Straits frontman, I was blown away to hear the entire McDonald’s story. Not the glory-story that businessmen would regale me with, almost with a tear of pride in their eyes. No, no……

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McDonald’s New “Fresh Beef” Burger Accidentally Reveals Another Problem

By Carey Wedler Amid continuous bouts of bad press and slumping sales, fast food giant McDonald’s has put significant resources into revamping its brand. It has experimented with all-day breakfast, salad options, and various new additions to its menus all around the world, including chocolate drizzled fries. In its latest attempt to counteract bad publicity,…

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McDonald’s U.S. Operations in Trouble Despite Endless Marketing Schemes

By Carey Wedler Despite McDonald’s extensive efforts to improve U.S. sales over the last several years, its most promising endeavor is coming up short — and as a result, so are the company’s domestic profits. Reuters reports that according to McDonald’s fourth quarter report, released Monday, “Sales at established U.S. restaurants fell for the first…

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This Wondrous National Park … Brought to You By McDonald’s?

By Jon Quealley A controversial set of new rules quietly given final approval over the recent holiday—allowing national parks in the United States to expand corporate sponsorships and commercial contracts with private companies—is being called a “disgrace” by those who say the move is a betrayal of what the nation’s parks should be. Despite outcry…

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You Will Never Eat McDonald’s Again After You Read These Horrifying Facts

By Real Farmacy Feeling hungry? You may want to read the rest of this article before you head to your favorite fast food restaurant and order your usual chemical and prescription drug-ridden meal. Did you know you’re likely eating crushed beetles and or duck feathers with your fast food burger? Here are some of the…

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McDonald’s To Close 500 More Stores In 2016 As Consumers Adopt Healthier Habits

By Amanda Froelich In 2015, McDonald’s closed 700 restaurants to save money. 2016 doesn’t seem to be faring much better for the fast food corporation… As you might remember, the corporation ended up closing 700 restaurants around the world in 2015 – 350 more than was initially planned. At the time, McDonald’s spokesperson Beca Hary…

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McDonald’s Instructed Employees To Treat Burns With Condiments

By John Vibes McDonald’s workers have recently filed complaints stating that management told them to treat burns sustained on the job with condiments. In the past two weeks alone, employees in 19 different cities have filed 28 different health and safety complaints against the company. The complaints allege that managers force employees to work quickly…

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54 Ingredients in McDonald’s Shamrock Shake – Make Your Own Superfood Version

By Heather Callaghan It’s that time of year again to witness the ever growing Shamrock Shake phenomenon at McDonald’s – complete with ads for shakes that are 50 shades of alien-green. It’s been said that you should never eat something with an ingredients list thicker than your pinky – the ingredients in McD’s annual Shamrock…

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