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Claim: Photograph shows a moose poking its snout into a McDonald's drive-through window in Maine.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2005]
Origins: The town of Madawaska, Maine, has at least one McDonald's restaurant, and moose are known to inhabit the area, but the critter pictured above poking his snout into a drive-through window actually hails from an area several thousand miles away.
This photograph appears in the 2004 pictorial wildlife book
Coincidentally, Homer, Alaska, was the setting for a series of McDonald's commercials aired during the 1990 Super Bowl (the conceit being that folks so far away from the rest of us couldn't care less who won a
Last updated: 20 March 2005
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