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    I was just laughing at a bottle of milk the other day. It literally had an ingredient list ("Ingredients: Milk") and then a warning ("Contains Milk") just below it. Oh crap, I was going to buy this milk until I realized it contains milk!
    Warning: Obvious Contents are Obvious.

    LOL.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RichMahogany View Post
    I was just laughing at a bottle of milk the other day. It literally had an ingredient list ("Ingredients: Milk") and then a warning ("Contains Milk") just below it. Oh crap, I was going to buy this milk until I realized it contains milk!
    Quote Originally Posted by Gay Panda View Post
    Warning: Obvious Contents are Obvious.

    LOL.
    Wanna take a bet that the milk people get sued by the govmt for violating labeling laws if they don't put this on there...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crabbcakes View Post
    Wanna take a bet that the milk people get sued by the govmt for violating labeling laws if they don't put this on there...
    Yeah, I'm certain they didn't put it there out of common sense. Some stupid labeling labeling law is clearly at play, but it makes for teh funniez.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crabbcakes View Post
    Wanna take a bet that the milk people get sued by the govmt for violating labeling laws if they don't put this on there...
    But they'd let them put in aspartame and NOT tell us. :/ Pretty pathetic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by OutdoorAmy View Post
    But they'd let them put in aspartame and NOT tell us. :/ Pretty pathetic.

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    It has to do with a requirement to list the top 8 allergens. So if it contains wheat, it will say "contains wheat". But gluten is not an allergen, so there's no way from reading the label whether they are hiding gluten within a "natural flavoring" or "spice blend".

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    I bought a container of feta cheese recently that stated it was from cows not given bgh, but in tiny lettering at the bottom of the label it stated that there is no proof that milk from bgh treated cows blah blah blah. It's almost always easy to tell when the gub'ment has its stinky little fingers in something.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JoanieL View Post
    I bought a container of feta cheese recently that stated it was from cows not given bgh, but in tiny lettering at the bottom of the label it stated that there is no proof that milk from bgh treated cows blah blah blah. It's almost always easy to tell when the gub'ment has its stinky little fingers in something.
    If it affects your life..... the gubmint HAS it's stinky fatazzed finger it it..... kinda like gravity makes stuff fall.... it's a law or sum such crap...

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    Nowhere else to moan, but looks like I've now added full blown food allergies to the pile of crap. Now to work out the cause. It would be nice if my antihistamines actually worked though

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    Damn sinus infection. Damn antibiotics.
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    Quote Originally Posted by naiadknight View Post
    Damn sinus infection. Damn antibiotics.
    did you take a pound of C today?

    why not?
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