After all the controversy Starbucks has been through with its holiday cups, it’s not absurd to think that the company’s hot beverage competitor McDonald’s may have set out to design its cups with a simple goal: the blander the better. And what’s more innocuous than a winter mitten?
But as the internet has proven, blandness can easily be defeated by someone’s overactive imagination – especially when that person has a pen handy. Just a few finger-shaped pen strokes on the inside of those McDonald’s cup’s mittens can easily make the cup’s design look like someone is wishing you “Warmest Greetings” from…well, you can see for yourself.
Now how the hell are Starbucks cups in the news again and no one's talking about a guy spreading his cheeks open on McDonald's cups pic.twitter.com/QmIuZiDJst— Sam Sykes (@SamSykesSwears) December 11, 2016