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  • If this is the case (the quote at the end) then perhaps the games shouldn’t happen….

    thedailywhat:

    Olympics Preview of the Day: In a par-for-the-course move when it comes to Olympics sponsorship, the world’s largest McDonald’s is being built in London’s Olympic Park for the 2012 Games. The restaurant, which will seat 1,500, headlines quite the exclusive deal — no other brand name food will be sold in the Olympic Village.

    Despite rampant criticism of the juxtaposition of fast food and world-class athletes, an Olympic Committee spokesman defended the move: “Without our partners such as McDonald’s, the games simply wouldn’t happen.”

    [consumerist]

    (Source: thedailywhat)

    1. ohyesnes reblogged this from emergencycontraception and added:
      the only thing about the Olympics that would interest me.
    2. emergencycontraception reblogged this from somewheretoblog and added:
      behold the world’s largest mcdonalds - recently opened at the olympic park. I NEED TO GO.
    3. angelaholmberg reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      Not a McDonald’s consumer, but I’m admittedly a fan of this design.
    4. princessbiancaaa reblogged this from jimhawkinns
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    6. somewheretoblog reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      What do you think of this? Is the Olympics park really somewhereto_ build the world’s largest McDonalds or a McDonalds...
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    9. botherjoseph reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      I wonder how the games happened before McDonald’s then. It must have been so hard to eat other food, or sift through the...
    10. aidiera reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      This makes me sad for humanity.
    11. thepoliticallyincorrectgroup reblogged this from xera23
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    14. skrahh reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      McDonald’s is the new Zeus.
    15. ifeelachangeintheair reblogged this from thedailywhat
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    18. kimfourteen reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      The world’s largest McDonalds
    19. wingardiumleviosam reblogged this from thedailywhat
    20. skylitgrove reblogged this from jacobamadeus and added:
      i never understood why the olympics would allow themselves to be sponsored by such things. this is not a great message...
    21. jacobamadeus reblogged this from 92smiles and added:
      Grossssss it’s the devil’s work LOL
    22. auudriiana reblogged this from thedailywhat and added:
      That shit is cray.