McDonald's chief executive officer Don Thompson hired former MythBusters television host Grant Imahara to answer consumer questions with a series of videos made by the fast food company.

In the first video, Imahara answers the question, "Is the beef real?" McDonald's plans to answer five or six questions with the videos, Venessa Wong reported for Bloomberg Businessweek.

Imahara tours Cargill's plant and watches how the burger patties are made. Cargill is one of McDonald's U.S. beef suppliers. He even tastes the burgers in the plant's testing facility.

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See more videos on McDonald's YouTube page.