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Origins of 12 Modern Icons


McDonald's is certainly an icon, serving 52 million customers a day worldwide.
McDonald's is certainly an icon, serving 52 million customers a day worldwide.
©2007 McDonald's

Who knows what makes some images endure while others slip through our consciousness quicker than 50 bucks in the gas tank. In any case, you'll be surprised to learn how some of our most endearing "friends" made their way into our lives.


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