Study: McDonald’s Is a Big Hit With Cannabis Smokers

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McDonald’s is overwhelmingly the number one fast food choice for cannabis consumers in states where marijuana is legal. A new study conducted by cannabis financial news website Green Market Report and Consumer Research Around Cannabis found that 43% of survey respondents who bought legal marijuana chose McDonald’s as their go-to place to eat.

The study was conducted over markets with a base population of 55 million. Of the survey respondents, 8.5% purchased cannabis from a legally authorized dispensary. In the past four weeks, 43% of those marijuana customers said they ate at McDonald’s. The second most popular place to eat was Taco Bell (18%) and Wendy’s came in third with 17.8%, just barely squeaking past Burger King at 17.6%. The (comparatively) healthy choice Subway placed fifth with

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