Returning to the subject of McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson…
Candice Choi, Associated Press via USA Today:
McDonald Corp.’s CEO Don Thompson revealed at an analyst conference this week that he shed about 20 pounds in the past year by getting his “butt up” and “working out again.” But he said he hasn’t changed his habit of eating at McDonald’s “every, single day.”
But last week, wasn’t he saying:
Thompson noted that he — like other parents — watches what his kids eat. “We cook lots of fruits and veggies at home,” he said.
Yet he eats at McDonald’s every single day? I’m confused…even more so, considering that last week, in replying to Hannah Robertson—the 9-year old daughter of kids nutritional activist, Kia—he was saying that McDonald’s also sold fruits and veggies. And yet, now there’s talk that McDonald’s is going to sell less of those veggies, because they’re considering getting rid of salads. Why? Because they aren’t selling. Continue reading