Ad Age broke the news that the Golden Arches will begin a campaign to teach kids better nutrition. Unless you've been living in a hole the past two decades, you'd know that the company has long been criticized by health advocates of peddling unhealthy food to impressionable minds. It has become f ... More >>
Surely by now you've heard about the bizarre results of the McDonald's Happy Meal experiment that hit the web this week.
If you haven't, here's the story in a nutshell: New York-based artist Sally Davies bought a Happy Meal back in April, brought it home, but didn't eat it.
Instead she put ... More >>
The online environmental Grist Magazine points to a New York Times story with this:
Words Fail Us
Hummer propaganda aimed at kids through McDonald's Happy Meals
Sometimes a story comes along that so perfectly captures a culture's pathologies that it should be put in a time capsule, so future genera ... More >>