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Mental floss: misconceptions about food #2

Elliot Morgan kills some food myths and explains why they are simply that, myths. MSG, or monosodium glutamate, can be found in soy sauce and it does not pose a risk to health, unless eaten too much. Twinkies do expire: after 45 days. Tomatoes are fruits, but the food chefs want us to look at […]

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10 food myths busted

I love crazies that tell everyone that we eat poison and that synthetic substances are bad and so on. They’re fun to watch because they passionately tell everyone to avoid otherwise harmless things and refuse, religiously, to look at evidence and just shut the f… up. Here are some of the food myths you will […]

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