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ArtPolitic - McAddict by n0deal ArtPolitic - McAddict by n0deal
Submission to the ArtPolitic release #4, I Addict.

The concept behind this piece was to explore western culture's addiction to modern conveniences and wound up as a media-jammed ad of sorts. I took a photograph of a McDonald's billboard and manipulated it from there. Created in Photoshop 7.

Now... would you like fries with that? ;) (Wink)
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:iconthegreenbeatle:
TheGreenBeatle Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2013
I give up to this crap a lot of time ago, Im stronger than you, Ronald!!! OI!
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:icontripptofamrip:
TRIPPTOFAMrip Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2013   General Artist
sometimes cheap is all we can afford.
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:iconcorpser2:
corpser2 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2008
gotta love that sugar :D
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:icongeneraliriga:
GeneralIriga Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2006
I love it...the composition, the blatant use of the logo and its alignment with the tradition of McDonalds.
Here's summit you'll find interesting.... I joined the US Navy (Hooyah Navy!) and my job is in the Medical Field (Hooya Hospital Corps! ITs more honourable than other jobs) We have to march all the way to the hospital to get food...it sucks... And we have a galley in the hospital...well right before you enter the galley there is a friggin' McDonald's! Those bastards are playing with my military emotions recruit!
Sucks....
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:iconbellyenthusiast:
BellyEnthusiast Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2005
I never did like McDonald's, so I didn't need to see "Supersize Me" to swear it off. :XD: Great pic though! :+favlove:
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:iconf4ith8:
f4ith8 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2005   Interface Designer
i watched that 'supersize me' and im still a mcaddict, hardcore!
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:iconnaderelli:
naderelli Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2005  Hobbyist General Artist
Already did =) ... Almost 3 years now!
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:icond09:
d09 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
I did!
i watched 'Super Size Me'. and havent eattin there since.
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:iconn0deal:
n0deal Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005  Hobbyist Digital Artist
As a matter of fact, I've done the same thing. I saw Super Size Me a year or so ago and I haven't had a bite of McDonald's since. :)
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:iconsenor-freebie:
senor-freebie Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2005  Professional Digital Artist
cool piece.
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:iconmondodizmo:
mondodizmo Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2005   Digital Artist
during the NATO bombing, some of Serbian people used a big yellow M as a cover from bombs!
You have to believe in something, when God turned his back!
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:icond09:
d09 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
everything happens for a reason...
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:iconmondodizmo:
mondodizmo Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005   Digital Artist
Australian Aboriginals believe in that too!
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:icond09:
d09 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
whats that got to do with anything?
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:iconmondodizmo:
mondodizmo Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005   Digital Artist
everything happens for a reason...
with whose reason?
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:icond09:
d09 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
You have to believe in something, when God turned his back!
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:iconthisbrightflash:
thisbrightflash Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2005  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha nice. That's so weird because I decided to give it up today, and then saw this...I love mcd's so much, I don't know why. It's so not satisfying once you have it, too, it's just the smell. I guess most people think it smells gross though...
i will quit!
really great image :]
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:iconsvarti:
Svarti Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2004
Its a great idea, go to favs!
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:iconmhain:
mhain Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2004   Photographer
:salute:
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:iconkaisa81:
kaisa81 Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2004
good work. You should be reading Adbusters, if u aren't already
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:iconn0deal:
n0deal Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2004  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I've been a fan of Adbusters for awhile but I'd never actually bought a copy for myself. You got me thinking about how I've been meaning to get a subscription for the longest time, so I did. Hopefully have my first issue in a couple weeks. :)
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:iconanyonebutyou:
anyonebutyou Featured By Owner May 29, 2004
still trying to kick the habit sadly
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:iconcqp:
cqp Featured By Owner May 4, 2004   Writer
Great, now I'm craving a cheeseburger. JK Marvelous concept, very AdBusters.
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:iconschmitt:
Schmitt Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2004
wow it's amazing..i love the idea behind the picture and your implementation
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:iconnyctophobia:
Nyctophobia Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2004
hahaha
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:iconchemical--histery:
cHeMiCaL--hIsTeRy Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2004
some things are simply true.


Toy
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:iconoillic:
oillic Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2004
i gave them up long ago... even there fries :( they are more like.. Mc Dirtys to me hehe
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:iconshadow96:
Shadow96 Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2003
nice piece...

nice composition and text fidelity.

i myself have a piece on Mcdonald.

take a look at a pic named: Corporate Lunch

keep it up!

:ninja:
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:iconbluetiger47:
bluetiger47 Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2003
- Awwww damn.....=P.....awesome pic, very true ;)...=P
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:iconbiancodove:
biancodove Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2003
very good piece
but i worked there for a year when i was young, that broke me of Mcfood
i shutter when i think of touching their greasy food ugh
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:icon4rayne:
4rayne Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2003
It's so true, too. As a worker, I see the same people go through day after day after day. They truly are addicted to the 47 second convieniences that they can afford.
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:iconedm:
edm Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2003  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love it- for it's so ture... even if you absoultely hate fast food, it's such a convenience when on the road to use.
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:iconshaz-bot:
shaz-bot Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2003
Awesome, very clever and extremely well executed.
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:iconkvetched:
kvetched Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2003  Student General Artist
I swear, they put crack in the vats of FAT that they fry those fries in, cause i cant get enough of mcD's fries!

great pic. a Fav! =)
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:iconpassenger-nq:
passenger-nq Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2003
Haha, this is sooo great! I used to be kind of addicted some time ago when there was a Mc Donald's in my street. Then they made a chinese fast food reastaurant out of it. I was so sad. But then privation of big macs made a free man out of me...
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:iconscart:
scart Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2003
Did something similar to this a while back with:

McAngryMeal

Great work, love the message and well jammed.


cheers
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:icontoholdthegun:
toholdthegun Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2003
i love it. its got that political feel to it i love best.
if your into political, you should check out mystuff. anways. great piece.
daven
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:icongetcarter:
getcarter Featured By Owner May 5, 2003   Photographer
I call that company McDirt!

...certainly because of the bad food, but even more because of their addictive product identity!

superb idea and execution!
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:iconpapa-j:
papa-j Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2003
an excellent piece of artwork and anti-mcdonalds propaganda you got there! keep up the good work!
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:iconno-name:
no-name Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2003
i love their food...yammi...i'm not fat...
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:iconbuildingclimber:
buildingclimber Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2003
Eat to live, don't live to eat .. 10th law of dinotopia
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:icongreekgraffiti:
greekgraffiti Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2003
GOOD! +FAV!!
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:iconohxohx:
ohxohx Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2003
rid the cancer!!
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:icondarkxmoon:
darkxmoon Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2003
I WANT THIS! i want to frame this and hang this up! lol. my first amercin food was McDonalds and i em now hooked, this rocks, i love it! i cpi;d never give them up...ever.
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:iconbarta:
barta Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2002
I prefer Jack in the Box... Lick
McDonald's burgers suck... I think I am going to PUKE!
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:iconsilberfinger:
silberfinger Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2002   Digital Artist
More more more of this!!!!

Totally awsome! Great pic. Maby I'm not addicted to McD. but I'm addicted to your work now, for sure.

silberfinger
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:iconafraidoffear:
afraidoffear Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2002   Writer
haha must +fav this
and this reminds me of a story a friend told me about finding heroin needles in the ball pit in mcdonalds in ohio (she didnt find them, a parent found 'em)
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:iconhellblazer:
hellblazer Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2002
Thank evie for my visit here.

This ROCKS!!! Not just the image, the whole idea! Can I join? Where do I sign-up? Wait, a site? I'm off...
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:iconruv:
ruv Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2002
Oh my, that is one sweet image.
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:iconcrayz:
crayz Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2002  Professional Digital Artist
hahaha - i know it also has a serious message... but i had to laugh that
much on this :D (Big Grin)

its excellent - wow - hehehehehhehe great piece !!!
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