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Old 01 February 2007, 07:48 PM
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Icon402 Woman Claims She Found Blade in McMuffin

A woman claims she found a razor blade in her McDonald's breakfast sandwich, and authorities interviewed people involved.

http://apnews.myway.com/article/20070201/D8N0MMDG1.html
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Old 01 February 2007, 07:53 PM
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And how would it get in there?

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Old 01 February 2007, 07:56 PM
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And how would it get in there?

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Very carefully, as to avoid detection.

Good thing the blade placer didn't cut off the tip of thier finger and go to Wendys.
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Old 01 February 2007, 07:57 PM
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Carolyn Bovey, 54, who was not injured
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She said she feels like she slightly cut her lip and was talking to attorneys.
So which is it?
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Old 01 February 2007, 08:22 PM
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Any fast-food workers who know what on earth razor blades might be used for at a McDonalds?

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A manager at the store told authorities that the restaurant uses razor blades, but it was unclear if they were the same type Bovey claims she found. It was also unclear what the blades were used for.
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Old 01 February 2007, 08:37 PM
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Depends on if it was a box cutter blade or a safety razor blade.
I could see there being a box cutter blade at a fast food restaurant, but not a safety razor blade.
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Old 01 February 2007, 09:03 PM
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I saw a picture on the news, and it was one of these. It also said that the manager had similar if not identical razor blades in his desk.

Do fast food managers even have desks, though? It was Fox News (please don't ask why I was watching it), though, so take everything with a grain of salt.
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Old 01 February 2007, 09:11 PM
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When I read the title I couldn't help but think of Wesley Snipes ground up into meat patty.
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Old 01 February 2007, 11:16 PM
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And how would it get in there?

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This guy maybe?

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Old 01 February 2007, 11:20 PM
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*snickers*

Was he that jealous of Ronald, then?

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Old 01 February 2007, 11:40 PM
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Do fast food managers even have desks, though? It was Fox News (please don't ask why I was watching it), though, so take everything with a grain of salt.
IME, yes, they do. Cheap metal desks crammed into tiny little offices. They need a place to do paperwork, write up schedules, lock up personnel files, etc.
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Old 02 February 2007, 12:03 AM
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Any fast-food workers who know what on earth razor blades might be used for at a McDonalds?
IME, 50% of those in fast food use drugs. Hinthint.
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Old 03 February 2007, 02:39 PM
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I had a friend (an actual friend, not FOAF) who ound a razor in her salad from McD's. I saw the bladebut I wasn't with her when she found it. She didn't sue, but got some free food from there.
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Old 03 February 2007, 02:46 PM
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The type of blade pictured is used in some older style box cutters. (In my earlier life i was a bk manager) The only scenario i could imagine is an employee unloading the truck gets called to the kitchen during a sudden rush andfails to put away the box cutter before going
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Old 04 February 2007, 06:28 AM
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Agreed with that being the style of razor blade used in the "cheap" boxcutters (the simple holder with a corner of the blade exposed), but I do have to be very very skeptical about the blade making it through the assembly of the sandwich without notice.
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Old 04 February 2007, 07:02 AM
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I had a friend (an actual friend, not FOAF) who ound a razor in her salad from McD's. I saw the bladebut I wasn't with her when she found it. She didn't sue, but got some free food from there.
Isn't that like adding insult to injury? Were there more blades in the free food?
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Old 04 February 2007, 10:17 AM
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Another use for razor blades would be on the end of a scrapper to get gum off the floor and from under the tables.
I have no idea if they still even use those but the thought of one of those in my muffin has just made me gag.
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