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Ad Nausea: The New ‘Hipster’ Hamburglar

As you probably already know by now, in order to promote their new Third Pound¬†Burgers (and to boost sagging sales), McDonald’s has resurrected their famous mascot, the known fast-food sandwich snatcher the Hamburglar. But he’s no longer the chubby, adorable prison-outfitted ex-con thief…. …No, he’s now a live, flesh-and-blood, unshaven hipster burger-swiping thief. Viz, THIS. …

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Nerdvana: Warm Up to Winter

This is one of the few recent McDonald’s commercials that I genuinely like. It’s big on the warm fuzzies, but I like it anyway. The young woman in it is fetching and cute, especially when she opens her eyes at the end (so big and blue-green!) and the tune, ¬†“Keep Me Warm” by The Little …

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