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    Get Good Grades, Get A Free Happy Meal

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    By Staff

    Academic success tastes like an all-beef patty nestled between two sesame-seed buns. At least that’s what McDonald’s wants some schoolkids in Florida to believe. Brandweek reports that in exchange for footing the printing bill, a Seminole County McDonald’s put this ad on report cards (made available by the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood). The ad entitled tykes with good grades to a free happy meal. Oh, and diabetes.

    (Thanks, AdFreak.)

    Brendan Mackie

    Photo by Rona Proudfoot licensed underCreative Commons.

    Published on Dec 19, 2007

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