KOMO dives into the controversy surrounding some Shrek-themed paraphernalia being handed out by McDonald's, which some parents say expose kids to a crass word for female genitalia.
McDonald's official response:
We take seriously our responsibility of offering fun, safe toys to families. The phrases said by the Three Little Pigs Happy Meal toy are taken directly from DreamWorks' 'Shrek Forever After' or other Shrek movies, all of which are rated PG. The toy says the following phrases in random order, in a German accent: 'Yaaaa!, Hyaaaa!, Ohhh!, Uhhuh!, He hoofed! And he poofed!' We greatly value the high standards that families expect from us.
Here's one of a handful of YouTube videos showing the alleged potty-mouth pigs in action:
What do you think?