Is there a secret menu at McDonald’s? What kind of high jinks happen in the drive-thru? How often are the restaurants cleaned? A Reddit user identifying himself as an 18-year-old employee at a golden arches in Columbus, Ohio – one of the top 500 outlets in the company, no less – has the answers.
On an “Ask Me Anything” thread on the social site, GameMisconduct63 says he’s “seen the worst of the worst customer incidents, altercations, and the overall rudeness of human beings” working at the chain. But we’re taking his stories with a grain of salt for now – he hasn’t identified himself and the folks at McDonald’s corporate have yet to comment.
[Updated, 12:00 p.m.: McDonald's spokeswoman Danya Proud responded with the following comment:
"While this crew member is not a spokesperson for McDonald’s, as with any job, I think we can all agree there are ups and downs, good days and bad. We believe these posts reflect that."]
That said, and with a constant caveat from the writer that operations at McDonald’s vary from location to location, here are some gems from GameMisconduct63: