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Wimpy, a character in Popeye cartoons, offers to 'gladly pay

Wimpy, a character in Popeye cartoons, offers to 'gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today'. Why might Burger King find this to be an unattractive offer?

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Wimpy, a character in Popeye cartoons, offers to 'gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today'. Why might Burger King find this to be an unattractive offer?

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This was a really famous Popeye skit, and was also used by a countless number of comedians to illustrate the irresponsibility of debt. Wimpy had a ferocious hamburger consumption addiction. He ate hamburgers ...

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Wimpy, a character in Popeye cartoons, offers to 'gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today'. Why might Burger King find this to be an unattractive offer?

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