MAC and Me: E.T. Phone a Lawyer!

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This is a look back on a McDonald's commercial that masqueraded as a movie: MAC and Me. The movie was convinced with noble intentions, but that all took a back seat to corporate interests. Today, we'll look back on how this movie came to be, how McDonald's took over it, and what its lasting legacy is.

Show notes: https://www.everything80spodcast.com/mac-and-me/

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