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Ronald McDonald has had enough of Donald Trump's bullshit, and he's taken to McDonald's official corporate Twitter account to let him hear it. What finally tipped Ron over the edge?

Was it Trump's second failed attempt at a Muslim ban, his proposed 31 per cent cut to the Environmental Protection Agency, or maybe his obviously ludicrous Obama wiretapping claim? Who knows. The tweet has already been deleted, but not before whoever was running the account pinned it to the profile.

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If you're not a fan of American football — and let's be honest, it's a little bit weird and confusing — you can just watch the good bits: here's every Superbowl 2017 commercial, including the first ever from an Australian company.

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You don't go to a fast food restaurant expecting a healthy meal, but you generally don't expect potentially carcinogenic compounds, either. It turns out that a third of the time, that's what you're getting, and not in the food, but in the wrapper. Scientists aren't sure how concerning this new health revelation is just yet, but it appears that even fast food wrappers can be bad for you.

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Burger fans recognise the power of the special sauce, whipping up their own custom batches to recreate the savoury, delectable bite they know and love from their favourite burger chains. Usually, those sloppy creations mirror thousand island dressing: tomato sauce and mayonnaise, tomato sauce, relish and mayonnaise, tomato sauce, relish, mustard and mayonnaise, et cetera. Except here's the thing: there's no tomato sauce in the most common burger au jus, the McDonald's Big Mac Sauce.

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You have to be really, really careful when you run a creative competition on the internet, especially one where customers have access to your assets. Sadly, McDonald's New Zealand was taught this lesson only recently, with its create-a-burger campaign quietly shut down after being overrun with, well, tasteless jokes.

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Bad news American perverts: McDonald's free public Wi-Fi will begin using filters to keep customers from watching porn in its US restaurants. The filtering will eventually affect all corporate-owned locations. McDonald's says the new policy is aimed at creating "a safe environment".

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In the wake of its tremendous popularity, everyone is wondering how Pokemon GO intends to make money. In addition to in-app purchases, Niantic chief John Hanke has said that the game intends to create "sponsored locations", as they did with their earlier game Ingress. And a few enterprising Redditors apparently figured out who the company's first customer will be.