McDonald's Same-Store Sales Top Estimates as Declines Abate
Motorists waits in line at a double drive-thru outside a McDonald's Corp. restaurant in Shelbyville, Kentucky, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. McDonald's Corp., the world's largest restaurant chain, posted same-store sales that declined less than analysts expected as menu changes started to turn around results in the U.S. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images Bloomberg—Bloomberg via Getty Images

Why We Need to Get Rid of Drive-Throughs

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1. To get people out of their cars, let’s dump drive-throughs.

By Emily Badger in the Washington Post

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