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bijou
10-01-2009, 08:51 AM
http://i.telegraph.co.uk/telegraph/multimedia/archive/01492/mcdonalds_1492950c.jpg


Just as in London it is claimed you are never more than five metres from a rat, it seems that in the United States of America you are never much more than that from a Big Mac and fries, according to weathersealed.com.
That’s not quite true. While there are more than 13,000 branches in the States, some benighted areas of its vast hinterland are not blessed with ready access to 710-calories salads or a quarter-gallon vat of Coca Cola.
Predictably, the densely populated eastern seaboard has the highest numbers of the fast-food outlets – as represented by the thick galaxy of McDonald’s lights to the right of the map - closely followed by the west coast.
But between the Mississippi and the Rocky Mountains, double cheeseburgers get harder to find.
South-east Oregon, central Nevada and Idaho are all borderline French-fry deserts – “McSparse”, as Steven von Worley, the map’s creator, puts it. ...

link (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/6249861/McDonalds-map-reveals-McFarthest-Point-in-America.html)

Someone had too much time on his hands. :D

noonwitch
10-01-2009, 08:58 AM
The two small dark areas on the map in Michigan are very pretty, rural areas.

FlaGator
10-01-2009, 10:24 AM
It looks like Nevada lacks the default number of McDonalds' that seem to be required in the rest of the states.

Ranger Rick
10-01-2009, 10:30 AM
It looks like Nevada lacks the default number of McDonalds' that seem to be required in the rest of the states.

I believe that is Area 51. The number would be classified.