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We like ‘The Happy Meal Project’

On April 10th this year New York photographer Sally Davies bought a burger and fries from McDonalds and took a photo of it. Here’s that photo.

Since then she’s taken a shot of the same plate every single day as an experiment that combines ughness, morbid fascination, processed food longevity and the arguments against stuffing junk down your face from a vegetarian viewpoint. And it surely is compelling when you look at the photo from day 145, September 2nd:

Oh lordy it’s hardly changed, even though (quoting Sally) “Its sitting on my coffee table with nothing covering it. No bugs, no mould, no smell, nothing.
Go see the whole of “The McDonalds Happy Meal Project” at this link, or visit Sally’s website here.

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