Ronald McDonald Keeping Low Profile Amid Hysteria of Creepy Clowns

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Even Ronald McDonald is feeling the heat as menacing clowns terrify Americans from coast-to-coast. The beloved mascot will be keeping a low profile until the current nationwide hysteria blows over, company officials who've been eyeing the wave of clown sightings said this week. "McDonald's and franchisees in the local markets are mindful of the current climate around clown sightings in communities," spokeswoman Terri Hickey said in a statement on Tuesday.