History YMMV / McDonalds

1st Feb '17 8:31:56 PM trulymadmoves
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* RetroactiveRecognition: The guy wearing the big Mac Tonight head quickly became very famous for not having a word of complaint about working under unbelievably heavy prosthetics. That's right, Mac was Creator/DougJones.
23rd Jan '17 3:47:14 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* NeverLiveItDown: He may have made it big in ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}'' later, making it so very hard to believe that the guy in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTSdUOC8Kac this old commercial]] was actually Jason Alexander.
10th Jan '17 2:37:29 AM KingClark
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* FandomRivalry: Ronald [=McDonald=] and Advertising/TheBurgerKing.
** And in the UsefulNotes/{{Philippines}}, with Jollibee

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* FandomRivalry: Ronald [=McDonald=] and Advertising/TheBurgerKing.
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Advertising/TheBurgerKing. And in the UsefulNotes/{{Philippines}}, with JollibeeJollibee.



* UncannyValley: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iO57P3xKUko The very first ad]] with Ronald. Seriously, what were they thinking?

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* UncannyValley: UncannyValley:
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[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iO57P3xKUko The very first ad]] with Ronald. Seriously, what were they thinking?



* ViewerGenderConfusion: The dodo in the newer commercials is a ''girl?''
* WeirdAlEffect: [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McDonaldization McDonaldization]]

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* ViewerGenderConfusion: The dodo in the newer commercials is a ''girl?''
''girl''?
* WeirdAlEffect: [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McDonaldization McDonaldization]]
McDonaldization]].
15th Nov '16 6:36:46 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* MemeticMolester: [[http://youtu.be/Jwb9W51j7fo "I'm no stranger, I'm Ronald [=McDonald=]!"]] Creator/StephenKing must have seen this commercial before he wrote ''{{Literature/It}}''.

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* MemeticMolester: Ronald [=McDonald=] gets this treatment sometimes (though not nearly as often as the Burger King).
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[[http://youtu.be/Jwb9W51j7fo "I'm no stranger, I'm Ronald [=McDonald=]!"]] Creator/StephenKing must have seen this commercial before he wrote ''{{Literature/It}}''.


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** Not to mention those Japanese commercials with him hiding under a woman's bed...
17th Oct '16 8:17:40 AM Crashlander555
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* WatchItForTheMeme: ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'' fans have watched the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCyNIKA-uhs 1960's McDonald's commercials]] for the source of Flowey's voice clips, particularly:
--> "That's a wonderful idea!"
20th Aug '16 3:42:35 PM alienhunter
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* NightmareFuel: Happy, the new Happy Meal mascot has been viewed by many as absolutely terrifying. It's UncannyValley incarnate, with wiry arms and a ''huge'' SlasherSmile. [[http://www.clickondetroit.com/image/view/-/26090582/medRes/1/-/maxh/360/maxw/640/-/yet0amz/-/Happy-Meal-mascot-jpg.jpg Read it and weep]]... forever.

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* NightmareFuel: Happy, the new Happy Meal mascot has been viewed by many as absolutely terrifying. It's UncannyValley incarnate, with wiry arms and a ''huge'' SlasherSmile. [[http://www.clickondetroit.com/image/view/-/26090582/medRes/1/-/maxh/360/maxw/640/-/yet0amz/-/Happy-Meal-mascot-jpg.reviewjournal.com/sites/default/files/field/media/web1_McDonaldsMascot.jpg Read See it and weep]]... forever.
28th Jul '16 3:02:05 PM atyxyt
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** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npmyDYW8gFI Here's a 1979 ad]] where he takes a group of kids into an abandoned haunted house to explore it. Notice how he's the only adult with them.
26th Jul '16 11:01:02 AM TheBuddy26
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** Some Japanese commercials for Donald [=McDonald=] (as he is called in Japan due to a lack of a true R sound in the JapaneseLanguage) have undergone this due to his "RAN RAN RUU!" CatchPhrase. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9HULx5_-cA]]

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** Some Japanese commercials for Donald [=McDonald=] (as he is called in Japan due to a lack of a true R sound in the JapaneseLanguage) have undergone this due to his "RAN RAN RUU!" CatchPhrase. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9HULx5_-cA]]com/watch?v=P9HULx5_-cA Here's the source.]]
23rd Jun '16 11:55:40 AM BlackBaroness
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* WatchItForTheMeme: ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'' fans have watched the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCyNIKA-uhs 1960's McDonald's commercials]] for the source of Flowey's voice clips, particularly:
--> "That's a wonderful idea!"
17th Jun '16 1:07:30 AM RAMChYLD
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** And then it got entangled with the RedZoneRemixVid meme as well. Presenting, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtfpybWWCso REDONALD ZONE]], which uses the same ad as the ''Ran Ran Ruu'' videos
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