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  Reply # 1789045 27-May-2017 09:55
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Rikkitic:

 

There are so many good reasons not to go to McDonalds.

 

 

But how else are you gonna collect crappy plastic toys associated with the latest Hollywood blockbuster? tongue-out


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  Reply # 1789064 27-May-2017 10:43
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Another for McDonalds

 

 

Going through a McDonald's drive-thru and not getting serviettes. It is as if they expect people eating and then not cleaning their hands. I now won't pull out of the drive-thru until I have opened the bag and checked. Four out of five times I have to ask for them.





 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1789066 27-May-2017 10:47
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freitasm:

 

Going through a McDonald's drive-thru and not getting serviettes. It is as if they expect people eating and then not cleaning their hands. I now won't pull out of the drive-thru until I have opened the bag and checked. Four out of five times I have to ask for them.

 

 

Some of them give them to you with the straw at the first (pointless) window, so if you do not get a drink that needs a straw like getting a hot chocolate with your breakfast hungerbuster combo then they will forget the serviettes there quite often.





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  Reply # 1790250 27-May-2017 14:45
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Shops that don't accept Visa.. I mean I know it cost's more, But this was a busy food court Chinese place. Lucky I had cash or I would have just walked away.

 

They don't realise it's going to make them lose business


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  Reply # 1790271 27-May-2017 15:48
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@Yabanize:

 

Shops that don't accept Visa.. I mean I know it cost's more, But this was a busy food court Chinese place. Lucky I had cash or I would have just walked away.

 

They don't realise it's going to make them lose business

 

 

It didn't. You still ate there.





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  Reply # 1790272 27-May-2017 15:50
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freitasm:

 

NightStalker:

 

Another for McDonalds

 

 

Going through a McDonald's drive-thru and not getting serviettes. It is as if they expect people eating and then not cleaning their hands. I now won't pull out of the drive-thru until I have opened the bag and checked. Four out of five times I have to ask for them.

 

 

I prefer to clean my hands before eating --- only after if i make a mess of myself. 


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  Reply # 1790277 27-May-2017 15:58
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freitasm:

 

NightStalker:

 

Another for McDonalds

 

 

Going through a McDonald's drive-thru and not getting serviettes. It is as if they expect people eating and then not cleaning their hands. I now won't pull out of the drive-thru until I have opened the bag and checked. Four out of five times I have to ask for them.

 

 

I prefer to clean my hands before eating --- only after if i make a mess of myself. 

 

 

I usually buy to eat at home. I wash my hands before and after eating. But I like having serviettes to clean the odd drip here and there.





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  Reply # 1790278 27-May-2017 16:00
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freitasm:

 

surfisup1000:

 

freitasm:

 

NightStalker:

 

Another for McDonalds

 

 

Going through a McDonald's drive-thru and not getting serviettes. It is as if they expect people eating and then not cleaning their hands. I now won't pull out of the drive-thru until I have opened the bag and checked. Four out of five times I have to ask for them.

 

 

I prefer to clean my hands before eating --- only after if i make a mess of myself. 

 

 

I usually buy to eat at home. I wash my hands before and after eating. But I like having serviettes to clean the odd drip here and there.

 

 

Fair enough too, maccas do get slack sometimes with supply the correct condiments etc. 

 

I hate it when they serve old fries too -- i often ask for fresh but even then they sometimes just ignore you. 


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  Reply # 1790286 27-May-2017 16:16
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With complaints like that, I'm surprised you eat there at all.

 

 





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  Reply # 1790295 27-May-2017 16:40
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Rikkitic:

 

With complaints like that, I'm surprised you eat there at all.

 

 

 

Some of us don't eat there!

 

Haven't had a McD since 1995! (Service and food was sh*t then - so I voted with my wallet.)

 

Had BK the other day - first for about 7 years. Still as bad.

 

 


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  Reply # 1790344 27-May-2017 18:28
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msukiwi:

"News" Organisations that obviously don't proof read!


From NewsHub: http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2017/05/elderly-man-with-bone-deep-facial-wound-refused-ambulance.html


Red Cross is defending its actions after an elderly man with a gruesome facial wound was refused help from ambulance services.


In same article:


Mr Lolesio was operated on the following day, which went well but his family say this doesn't make up for his ordeal, and have laid a formal complaint against St Johns and Middlemore Hospital.


In a statement, Red Cross says "the patient was not deemed to have a life-threatening condition and the nurse's advice was given according to best practise.


 


Since when did the Red Cross operate 111 Ambulance services?


Is it about the Red Cross or St Johns?



It's actually St John Ambulance, there is no 's'.

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  Reply # 1790371 27-May-2017 18:38
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bmoff:
It's actually St John Ambulance, there is no 's'.

 

I was referring to what Newshub had written. Note their "St Johns" in bold above.

 

 

 

Newshub later removed the Red Cross references from the article.


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  Reply # 1790375 27-May-2017 19:01
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msukiwi:

bmoff:
It's actually St John Ambulance, there is no 's'.


I was referring to what Newshub had written. Note their "St Johns" in bold above.


 


Newshub later removed the Red Cross references from the article.



Yes it's a common error. I worked for them for 15 years, so it's also a small annoyance.

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  Reply # 1790401 27-May-2017 21:42
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freitasm:

 

@Yabanize:

 

Shops that don't accept Visa.. I mean I know it cost's more, But this was a busy food court Chinese place. Lucky I had cash or I would have just walked away.

 

They don't realise it's going to make them lose business

 

 

It didn't. You still ate there.

 

 

And it was busy.


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  Reply # 1790407 27-May-2017 22:18
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msukiwi:

 

Rikkitic:

 

With complaints like that, I'm surprised you eat there at all.

 

 

 

Some of us don't eat there!

 

Haven't had a McD since 1995! (Service and food was sh*t then - so I voted with my wallet.)

 

Had BK the other day - first for about 7 years. Still as bad.

 

 

 

 

In Christchurch they are now doing table service for all orders, Although I heard Create Your Taste is being dumped.


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