Shakedangle
shakerdangler
2/19/20
6:02 PM
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New nutrition labeling rules require you to declare if your juice has added sugar or not. It’s not the same as calling it “artificial,” but the FDA is requiring you to make a distinction between the sugars present in single strength juice, and additional sugar, in its various forms. Read more

2/19/20
5:43 PM
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I hesitate to call it stupid, since it has meaning for the vast majority of people. It’s just that when you try to lock down a definition, it’s clear it’s a subjective term. It has a place, but I personally try not to use it.

2/19/20
4:30 PM
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A good argument for the meaningless of the term “natural.” 

2/19/20
3:36 PM
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Every once in a while, I’ll make this argument (this and the natural/unnatural distinction one) to non-technical people, and the looks and comments I get - “Oh, you know what I mean!” - get me so discouraged. Read more

2/19/20
3:27 PM
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As scientist Lisa Lefferts told the Washington Post, the company is essentially using a naturally-derived version of the same preservative. Read more

2/14/20
6:07 PM
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That’s why sports orgs like the IOF and the IAAF have rules allowing trans folks after they’ve been on hormones for a set amount of time.

2/14/20
5:45 PM
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Exact same thing can be said about the person making a fuss about having the seat in front of them recline. 

2/13/20
11:26 AM
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How did she handle BBQ’d relatives? I remember watching that scene as a kid and understanding enough, but also actively trying to think not too hard about the weird, red and smoking stick-things by the door. 

2/13/20
10:42 AM
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Is Taika even a good fit for this IP? The setting is grungy cyberpunk-esque, and the tone is... self serious melodrama

2/12/20
7:52 PM
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Hear, hear. It’s far from the only reason I read comics, but I still fall for the insane cover and read for the how and the why they got there.

2/12/20
3:38 PM
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Jesus, some of those quotes go into Poe’s Law territory. 

2/12/20
1:20 PM
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OMG please tell me that’s from a 2d 40k sidescroller that I somehow missed