This bigger-than-large size option for drinks and fries was actually fairly successful when it was introduced in 1993. But then in 2004, filmmaker Morgan Spurlock released his documentary Super Size Me. This stomach-churning look at the effects of eating McDonald's food in excess caused the franchise to backpedal and remove its super-size option.
did sell that the McHotDog never really caught on. People preferred the McDonald's classics.