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Old 09-06-2009, 01:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I remember before McDonalds sold "McFlurries" this very popular local convenience store sold that same sort of thing and called it a "Flurry". Well, when McDonald began selling the product and bought up the rights to the name "McFlurry" and anything close to it they went after these small Mom and Pop shops and made them remove the name "Flurry". These small convience stores were no threat to McDonalds. Anyway, it just goes to show you that big corporations all bully anyone who they want. Corporations have many benefits but the negatives they bring in to a community, such as killing small time business, or aka. entrepreneurship, really make you wonder if we've taken the correct road as a society. A burger for a buck is nice but is a corporate ruled society worth it?
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