Friday, January 27

Tag: McDonalds

Gaming

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet’s Vtuber Gym Leader Has A New Monster

Screenshot: The Pokémon CompanyRemember Tuesday? The day that Game Freak released a video for Pokémon Scarlet And Violet teasing a new electric-type monster. It revealed Iona, a Gym Leader for next month’s game who looks like a vtuber and clickbaits like one, too. Today, we get to know the brand new Pokémon who will be her in-game main.It’s Bellibolt, which looks like a Politoad moved in next door to a McDonald’s. Did you guess right? Did you guess a Pokémon that has never existed before?! Iono literally trolls in this new video about the dirty practices.The Pokémon Company“Save this scene in your brainspaces forever!”Let me tell you about “EleFrog Pokémon” Bellibolt. It’s a squishy Electric-type, and expands and contracts its body in order to generate electricity, which it does “in an o...
A fix for McDonald’s soft-serve machines?
Science

A fix for McDonald’s soft-serve machines?

You'll have no trouble buying burgers at McDonald's. But ice cream? That's another story, as correspondent David Pogue discovered at one franchise's drive-through. "I'm sorry," he was told, "we actually don't have any ice cream at the moment."Broken McDonald's ice-cream machines have become a national punchline. This past week, 19% of them were down in San Diego, and 28% in New York City. That's according to McBroken.com, a website designed to track the machines in real time. The website mcbroken.com continually monitors the operations of McDonald's franchises' ice cream machines.  McBroken.com McDonald's says that rumors of their breakdowns are greatly exaggerated, but even ...