"From the rear window the golden arches of Papa Song's receded into a hundred other corp logos. "

Golden Arches
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The clown like figure represented by Papa Song, the awarding of stars to employees for time served, the ruthless corporate obsession with efficiency, profit and expansion and now the golden arches! One can't help but feel Mitchell has a particular international chain of fast food restaurants in mind...