humor only a biologist could love

High Fructose Corn Syrup

Two posts in June and May. Awesome.

Anyway, this is something that really bothers me. It’s not technically false advertising to call high fructose corn syrup a sugar, but it takes advantage of the innate stupidity of most humans by conveniently omitting details like ‘the extraction process is very inefficient!’ or ‘every time you use this, a kitten dies!’ (I think I’m making these ones up, but you never know).

The facts in the comic itself are real facts. I got them from…crap, I can’t remember the book now. It might have been ‘The End of Food.’


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