Potatoes are an awesome vegetable. Since being introduced to Europe and the world from their native lands in South America, potatoes are one of the most beloved foods on Earth. Mashed, au gratin, hashbrowns, potato salad...potatoes are a delicious addition to any meal.

But the most amazing thing that can happen to a potato is for McDonald's to get hold of it.

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Nobody can fry up a batch of potatoes like your local McDonald's restaurant. When McDonald's creates french fries, it's like...mic drop.

And it doesn't matter how young or old you are, McDonald's french fries taste better in the car. And when one falls between your seat and the middle console and you find it a week later, you know it takes everything within you to not eat it.

So what's better than McDonald's fries? FREE McDonald's fries! We all like to get something free, right? Well, how about free McDonald's fries every Friday now through June?

McDonald's is calling this giveaway the "Fry Day" deal. All customers can get a free order of fries every Friday with a minimum $1 purchase. So if you get a burger, a shake or even another order of fries, you get an order of fries Free!

You must have the McDonald's app on your cellphone to receive this special offer. So get the McDonald's app downloaded to start getting your free fries. And get this, you get a free fries offer just for downloading the app. It's like it's raining fries!

The McDonald's "Fry Day" offer will be around until June 27, 2021.

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