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McCartney calls for fast food boycott

McCartney calls for fast food boycott

Rex Features

Sir Paul McCartney has blasted fast food chain McDonald's for using his photograph in its Liverpool restaurant.

The 66-year-old, a vegetarian, has reacted angrily to McDonald's use of his image to sell hamburgers, labelling them "morons".

His spokesman Geoff Baker said: "What sort of morons do McDonald's think Beatles fans are? It's ridiculous and insulting to use images to peddle hamburgers. Fans should boycott McDonald's - and not just in Liverpool."

A spokeswoman for McDonald's stated that the pictures were to "acknowledge the outstanding contribution the Beatles made to both local and global culture".
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