Definitely Don’t Print Out These Fake Labels And Put Them On Real Products

Definitely Don’t Print Out These Fake Labels And Put Them On Real Products

As Coca-Cola recently argued before the Supreme Court, you should be able to call your product anything you want so long as it embodies the essential character of that product… even if that means calling a beverage “pomegranate” juice when an entire bottle contains barely an eye-dropper’s worth of that ingredient. So what’s good for the goose is good for the consumer, right? [More]

The Blueberries In Your Food Could Be Fake

The Blueberries In Your Food Could Be Fake

Here’s something to choke on. The “blueberries” inside that muffin or cereal you love so much might not actually have ever been blueberries. Instead, they are a composite of sugars and starches that have been dyed blue. Check the label. If it says “blueberry flavored chrunchlets,” for instance, those are actually sugars, soybean oil, red #40 and blue #2. Reached for comment, Kellogg’s told NPR that the stuff is “labeled in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.” Well that takes care of that. If it’s not illegal and is profitable, do it. [More]

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How To Thank Kellog's For Shrinking Cereals

How To Thank Kellog's For Shrinking Cereals

Special K Diet Is Bullshit

Special K Diet Is Bullshit

Corny Goes Down

Corny Goes Down

Awesome! In addition to Kellog’s Corn Flakes crunchy goodness, there’s a free DVD inside! Oh wait, it’s a mail-in movie club. Let’s see what titles they offer.

What Is Up With Cocoa Krispies?

What Is Up With Cocoa Krispies?

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