The Real Reason McDonald's Got Rid of Ronald McDonald

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One of the more nostalgic aspects of McDonald's that's faded away has been the burger chain's longstanding clown mascot - Ronald McDonald. The absence of Ronald McDonald is bound to split people into two groups. There are those who will view Ronald's firing from the McDonald's of today as yet another piece of their childhood gone forever. On the opposite side of the coin, are those with more of a "good riddance" attitude about it. So why?

The Real Reason McDonald's Got Rid of Ronald McDonald

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