The one word that can stop a toddler from crying like crazy is McDonald’s. Tell him that you will treat him with an McD burger and he will forget everything that he was crying about. It’s just that simple! Let’s know some interesting facts about McDonald’s, and you will say “I am loving it more”!!!
1. When you are in Rome, be a Roman!
McD has taken this saying to heart and is providing different menus in different countries, to cater the needs of local people.
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2. Salad or burger, which one is more fattening?
You must hear this one, you fitness freak!! Whenever your fitness trainer instructs you to take a salad instead of a burger, ask him to check calorie count in McD. Because McD’s Caesar salad is more fattening than an average hamburger.
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3. Royal McDonald’s
Do you know who is a fan of McD in the royal family of London? It’s not Prince William or Prince Harry folks!! It’s the highness herself! She owns a franchise of McDonald’s near the Palace of England. Isn’t that handy??
4. Hamburgerology-yummy degree!!
Have you heard about gerontology and anthropology? Sounds boring, don’t they?? Have you heard about hamburgerology? Yes, at McDonald’s Hamburger University, they teach you that. Now that’s the first time education sounded so yummy!!!
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5. McWoodPulp is coming right away!!
Do you know that you are having wood pulp from several years? Yes! McD and some other fast food companies have listed ‘Powdered cellulose’ as an ingredient in some of their recipes, and it’s nothing but wood pulp in the real sense. Now that’s an appetite killer..
6. Extra cheese…money please…
Do you know that McD would be very strict with their rules? The authority once fired a manager for not charging for an extra slice of cheese for a worker who bought a cheeseburger after work.
7. McJob-ouch… the meaning really hurts
McD has a word in the dictionary. No guys, it’s not about its world-famous Big Mac, but it’s about their employees. The word is McJob, and it describes the word as something which requires no skill and doesn’t show many opportunities in the future.
8. Hamburgers? No, hot dogs!
If in a quiz they ask you what would have been the first item McD had sold. What would your answer be? Definitely not hot dogs, right? But that’s where the twist comes. The first item McDonald’s sold were hot dogs and not those yummy, heavy, mouth watering Big Macs.
9. French fries not easy!
Ok, another quiz. How many ingredients do they use in preparing French Fries in McDonald’s? 4? Nope. 5? Absolutely not. It’s undoubtedly 17. Yes, they use SEVENTEEN ingredients to make freaking fries!!!
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10. One McBeer, please!
Have you ever been to Germany? If you’re a beer freak, it could be a paradise for you as McD sells beer too at their outlets in Germany.
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11. Working at McD? Who knows? You may be a star one day!!!
Have a good look at the good looking workers at McDonald’s. Wondering why? Many celebrities had worked in the McD before they had their big apple. Wanna have examples? How does Rachel McAdams, Shania Twain, Jeff Bezos sound?
12. Children, take your playthings along with McMeals!
Once you start distributing happiness, it never ends. McDonald’s just doesn’t share happiness in the form of awesome food items but also by distributing toys. Yes. McD is the largest toy distributor in the whole world. (Of course, now it gives two reasons for children to ask their parents to take them to McD!)
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13. Golden arches.. Designed and personalized!
There is an architect involved even in designing the logo of McD. The famous yellow arches were designed by Stanley Meston.
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14. Food is yummier than devotion!
McD’s golden arches are more famous than the symbol of the cross across the world. Oh god!!! Forgive us for our sins.
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15. We love McD Santa Claus!
McD is the most loved restaurant by the children. Be it the mouth-watering items or the freebie toys; nobody can beat the king of fast food.
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16. Freebies… yess!!! Food… noooo!!!
Children just take what they want, don’t they? It is reported that most children threw away the food and just kept the free toys with them.
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17. French fries rock!
The best selling item of McD is French fries. Okay. Now I get they take as much pain as using 17 ingredients in cooking French fries!!
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18. No R, please…
In Japan, Ronald McDonald is called Donald McDonald, since they do not have the sound R there.
19. McRibs? Where’s the rib then??
There is neither chicken nor rib in the ingredient list of McRibs. They use the pork shoulder meat.
20. McPizza.. We miss you!
McD used to sell pizzas in the 70’s. They stopped the production of the pizza making as it takes more time than making any other item on the menu.