Posted on September 11, 2008 by DF
The McDonald’s marketers’ idea is obvious: they want kids to start learning what McDonald’s is from the early age. Once kids grow up they will start playing with the real McDonald’s food, gaining weight themselves and letting McDonald’s gain some hefty profits.
And what is the fun to play with food anyway? Like Tom Hanks’s character in the movie “Big” asks: “What’s the fun to play with buildings?”
What is the fun to play with McDonald's food?
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Posted on July 30, 2008 by DF
Maybe it is too late to post this.. Had seen these billboards a couple of weeks back however they disappeared in our area almost overnight. So here it is: 1% Beef in 2 hamburgers.
Design idea: McDonald’s
Image owner: crismar
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Posted on July 25, 2008 by 7macaw
Some parents buy toy robot kits for their children, hoping the young ones will grow up to be NASA engineers. Some parents spare no expense when buying sports equipment for their kids, and some have virtually unlimited budget for science books.
Toy robots, basketball hoops, baseball mitts, books – these items bring fun to the kids and hope to their parents. But of course, there’s no guarantee your child becomes the next Shaq, so investing in basketball hoops today may not translate into free NBA tickets in 15-20 years. Therefore, some parents prefer not to get their hopes high, and aim for something more down-to-earth instead.
Much more down-to-earth:
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