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# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Poll: Do you allow your kids to eat fast food?

Poll: Do you allow your kids to eat fast food?

Feb 20th 2018, 5:38 PM 1,010 Views 2 Comments

Cheeseburgers are off the McDonald’s US Happy Meal menu – but Ireland hasn’t followed suit.

# not-lovin-it - Saturday 15 October, 2016

'Perverse decision' - Cardinals not happy about plans for McDonald's to open in the Vatican

'Perverse decision' - Cardinals not happy about plans for McDonald's to open in the Vatican

Oct 15th 2016, 12:45 PM 20,918 Views 87 Comments

The new McVatican comes with a side order of outrage.

# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

McDonald's is struggling to attract Americans back to its restaurants
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McDonald's is struggling to attract Americans back to its restaurants

Jul 26th 2016, 4:58 PM 26,370 Views 61 Comments

Still, McDonald’s noted that it was the fourth straight quarter in which comparable-store sales rose in the US, despite “softening industry growth”.

# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Man avoids jail after robbing shop armed with plastic McDonald's knife
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Man avoids jail after robbing shop armed with plastic McDonald's knife

Jun 28th 2016, 6:15 AM 13,695 Views 30 Comments

Emmet McAuley was subsequently apprehended by the shop owner who pursued him on foot.

# not-lovin-it - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Woman jailed for firing gun at McDonald's when she didn't get bacon in her burger TWICE
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Woman jailed for firing gun at McDonald's when she didn't get bacon in her burger TWICE

Apr 22nd 2015, 3:02 PM 19,745 Views 48 Comments

She will serve 3-7 years.

# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

McDonald's worker claims he was told to put mayonnaise on a grease burn
# Fight For 15
# Fight For 15

McDonald's worker claims he was told to put mayonnaise on a grease burn

Mar 17th 2015, 11:37 AM 20,466 Views 34 Comments

Another was told to put mustard on a burn that required morphine.

# not-lovin-it - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Why doesn't McDonald's deliver?

Why doesn't McDonald's deliver?

Feb 14th 2015, 10:15 AM 38,164 Views 60 Comments

And will it?

# not-lovin-it - Friday 23 January, 2015

McDonald's has seen annual profits fall by 15% in the last year
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McDonald's has seen annual profits fall by 15% in the last year

Jan 23rd 2015, 6:08 PM 12,041 Views 57 Comments

The restaurant has today released its figures for the 2014 period.

# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

McDonald's in the US has made a super patriotic ad and it's getting ridiculed
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From The Daily Edge
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McDonald's in the US has made a super patriotic ad and it's getting ridiculed

Jan 13th 2015, 1:45 PM 4,433 Views 0 Comments

“Do you want extra controversy with that?”

# not-lovin-it - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

McDonald's is having to ration fries in Japan
# Fry Day
# Fry Day

McDonald's is having to ration fries in Japan

Dec 17th 2014, 1:37 PM 14,802 Views 28 Comments

Customers have been restricted to small portions of fries.

# not-lovin-it - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Locals in this Wicklow town are getting together to stop a new McDonald's - again
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Locals in this Wicklow town are getting together to stop a new McDonald's - again

Dec 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 20,238 Views 127 Comments

McDonald’s says they’ll bring 60 jobs and €2 million with them.

# not-lovin-it - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Not lovin' it: The slow decline of fast food in America
# Om Nom Ugh
# Om Nom Ugh

Not lovin' it: The slow decline of fast food in America

Nov 15th 2014, 9:15 AM 18,504 Views 39 Comments

Has the US love affair with fast food come to an end? Not quite – but consumers are starting to turn away from burger chains.

# not-lovin-it - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Irish farmers show their beef with factories and retailers in McDonald's protest
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Irish farmers show their beef with factories and retailers in McDonald's protest

Sep 3rd 2014, 11:10 PM 33,036 Views 69 Comments

Members of the Irish Farmer’s Association gathered outside the McDonald’s in Kilkenny to protest cuts to their income.

# not-lovin-it - Monday 11 August, 2014

Woman finds swastika buttered inside her McDonald's chicken burger
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From The Daily Edge
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Woman finds swastika buttered inside her McDonald's chicken burger

Aug 11th 2014, 1:45 PM 8,392 Views 9 Comments

The employee responsible for the incident was later fired.

# not-lovin-it - Monday 21 July, 2014

'Expired' beef and chicken supplied to McDonald's and KFC in China
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'Expired' beef and chicken supplied to McDonald's and KFC in China

Jul 21st 2014, 11:54 AM 13,436 Views 28 Comments

Both immediately stopped using meat from the supplier once the revelations emerged.

# not-lovin-it - Monday 26 May, 2014

Kids react to McDonald's horrifying new mascot
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From The Daily Edge
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Kids react to McDonald's horrifying new mascot

May 26th 2014, 9:50 AM 3,810 Views 1 Comment

Nightmares for everyone!

# not-lovin-it - Friday 28 February, 2014

Man sues McDonald's for $1.5 million over single napkin
# Tissue Issue
From The Daily Edge
# Tissue Issue

Man sues McDonald's for $1.5 million over single napkin

Feb 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 60,633 Views 71 Comments

Would you like one million dollars with that?

# not-lovin-it - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Weak dollar, strong competition make impact on McDonald's profit
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Weak dollar, strong competition make impact on McDonald's profit

Oct 20th 2012, 3:38 PM 5,971 Views 26 Comments

McDonald’s says that while its sales have held up, its overall operating income is beginning to take a hit.

# not-lovin-it - Sunday 17 June, 2012

12 McDonald's menu items that failed to take off
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From The Daily Edge
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12 McDonald's menu items that failed to take off

Jun 17th 2012, 12:00 PM 23,467 Views 23 Comments

McLobster anyone? Thought not.

# not-lovin-it - Monday 5 September, 2011

McDonald's refused permission for proposed Temple Bar outlet
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McDonald's refused permission for proposed Temple Bar outlet

Sep 5th 2011, 1:05 PM 2,085 Views 38 Comments

Dublin City Council refuses permission for a new outlet in Temple Bar Square, saying the outlet would hit the area’s “dignity”.