With All The Junk Food Judgment We Pass Around, Ronald McDonald Is Still Making A Killing

So we all agree that McDonald's is bad for us, right? Despite there being no illusions about its nutritional value, McDonald's is still a multibillion-dollar business with golden arches in every city. Here's a comedian who totally gets why we're still lovin' it. At 1:20, he calls us out for how we sneak around our McDonald's moralisms. After he breaks down at 2:16 why we can't quit it, he takes McDonald's as a metaphor for a lot of what's wrong with society today. It turns out there's a lot we can learn from our Happy Meal hypocrisy. And we can get a good laugh out of it, too.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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