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There's A Slightly Creepy Meaning Behind The McDonald's Logo

Whether you realise it or not, everytime you pick up a particular brand of milk, head straight to a certain supermarket or decide on which fast food chain to grab your hangover cure from, it's probably because some sneaky subliminal advertising has told you to.

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But we really, really didn't see this one coming: Apparently, the "M" in McDonald's, those iconic Golden Arches, was purposely designed to entice you in by looking like a pair of boobs.

And not just any boobs, either; according to The Sun, a design consultant and psychologist called Louis Cheskin convinced the company to keep the chest-mimicking shape in the 1960s because it represented "a mother's nurturing breast".

That, they figured, would subconsciously make potential customers feel comfortable and at home.

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We don't get it either.

Apparently it all tied in to the company's slogan at the time, "Give Mum a night off", which makes it even creepier.

Anyone else feeling like hitting the drive-thru for a milkshake just won't be the same anymore?

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