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A fix for McDonald’s soft-serve machines?
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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 ...