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New McDonald’s hipster Hamburglar: creep or hunk?

After McDonald’s released a photo of the new Hamburglar, the Internet stood divided on whether he was hot or creepy.
After McDonald’s released a photo of the new Hamburglar, the Internet stood divided on whether he was hot or creepy. From Twitter

There’s a new Hamburglar on the block at McDonald’s, and he’s nothing like the cartoonish character you might remember from childhood.

In an effort to rebrand itself, the fast food chain said goodbye to the black and white onesie, the oversized hat and the trench coat worn by the iconic Hamburglar.

Hamburglar 2.0 has scruff, a black leather jacket and a pose that will make you rethink your order. Take a look:

Turns out we weren’t the only ones who thought the new Hambuglar leans toward creepy.

And while we would second guess inviting this Hamburgler to a birthday party, others thought he was a straight-up hunk.

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