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Old 04-16-2017, 06:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Donegal Dragon View Post
My problem with ads is using our poor understanding of the English language to mislead us as to what the company is presenting as true. Such as, McDonalds burgers made "with 100% beef", this only means that one of the ingredients used in their manufacture is 100% beef. So if I took a sawdust pattie and dipped it into weak beef stock brewed with an ounce of 100% beef, then their ad would be true.

I believe the claim is that the burgers ARE 100% beef. From their site, the Quarter Pounder pattie is:

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Ingredients: 100% Pure USDA Inspected Beef; No Fillers, No Extenders.Prepared with Grill Seasoning (Salt, Black Pepper). *Based On The Weight Before Cooking 4.25 oz.