March 9th, 2002

the only earth?

follow the bouncing brain

I've spent most of the day cycling through final projects. I can only stay focused on one topic for about an hour; so it's is actually a good thing to have a few things due in the next week.

I care so little about this group project. I will be so happy when it is over ...
the only earth?

How much of the 2.4 million can I get?

From: AP Online, March 9, 2002 Saturday 7:37 AM Eastern Time


McDonald's is close to paying more than $12 million to settle lawsuits filed by vegetarians who accused the chain of concealing the use of beef flavoring in its french fries, according to a published report.

Citing a confidential draft of the proposed settlement, the Chicago Tribune reported Thursday that McDonald's will pay $10 million to charities that support vegetarianism and $2.4 million to plaintiffs' attorneys. The fast-food chain would also publicly apologize and form a board to advise the company about vegetarian dietary issues.
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