What Are These People Waiting In Line For?

This is a video taken on January 31st, 1990. The people seen in this clip are waiting in line to eat at the first McDonald’s in the Soviet Union.  It was the biggest McDonald’s in the world at the time of its opening.  The restaurant was managed by McDonald’s Canada and to overcome supply issues common in the Soviet Union, the company created their own farms in the USSR to supply this one restaurant.


About Michael Darling
Collector of the interesting and absurd.

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