McPoetry


This TV ad by agency Leo Burnett for McDonalds is creating a lot of controversy at the moment. Voiced by actor David Morrissey sounding very much like Roger McGough, in a style reminisent of Auden’s Night Train, the poem was actually written by the agencies copywriters borrowing lines from of all things a Rolf Harris poem. Quite a mash up.

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