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Ronald McDonald going away?

NEW YORK, NY (KAIT) - He's been the mascot for one of the most famous and successful fast food chains in history, but is time running out for Ronald McDonald?

Now some advocacy groups are wanting the famous clown to hang up his big red shoes.  Recent concerns over the marketing of junk food to kids and rising rates of childhood obesity are partly to blame for the calls for Ronald to retire.

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