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    Teen's Charity Draws Lawsuit from McDonalds

    McDonald's can go McFuck themselves.

    Teen's charity name draws the McIre of McDonald's

    For McClusky, 19, finds herself at the center of a thorny dispute that involves a series of charity concerts she's put on over the past three years. She dubbed the event "McFest" (more on that in a moment) -- but McDonald's sees that as an infringement on its trademarks, something the McDonaldland lawyers refer to as "the McFamily of brands."

    These include (deep breath): McPen, McBurger, McBuddy, McWatch, McDouble, McJobs, McShirt, McPool, McProduct, McShades, McFree, McRuler, McLight -- and even the prefix "Mc" itself.

    "But not McFest," pointed out McClusky, who declined to change her last name for this story. "The whole reason I called it McFest in the first place is my name."
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    Reminds me of when Microsoft sued a kid for his page's name, MikeRowePage or something like that, & the kid's name was Mike Rowe.
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