NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- As a father of three small children, I cannot drive anywhere without being asked to pull into a McDonald's (MCD - Get Report). Remarkably, this happens even after we've just eaten dinner at home.It's gotten to the point where whenever I know that I am approaching the Golden Arches, I have to preemptively say to them, "Don't even ask." But where's the fun in that? Plus, it's hypocritical of me, because when I was their age, I did the exact same thing.
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