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Thread: If I hadn't seen it with my own eyes...

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
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    If I hadn't seen it with my own eyes...

    So, I was baking a batch of peanut brownies, when I happend to glance at the ingredient list for the packed of peanuts...
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2006
    haha I should hope so! after you have paid good money for peanuts!
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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    NC, USA
    Thank goodness they put that warning there, otherwise you might've ingested a nut when you didn't expect too while eating your peanuts. Hey, wait a minute...

    Though if I had to guess, in all seriousness, I'd assume it was meant to warn people that there may be trace amounts of other nut types in the bag (but I'm sure everyone knew this already). Still, they never can be to careful. Look at what happened to McDonald's before they started marking cups of coffee with a warning stating, "Hey moron, this HOT coffee is going to be HOT".
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    Feb 2009
    I believe the "Nut Traces" would be in reference to the people who designed the package...That's to funny!
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    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Cape Town, South Africa.
    ...thats adorable really, just because it shows how absurd all our little legal ramifications are - I say 'our' because we all belong to this wonderful crazy world

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    May 2009
    3438 ft above sea level
    Hahaha, a note for the nuts reading the bag

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    I can't stop laughing Andy............nice find!
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    irishrose Guest
    You never can be too careful in this world of sue happy people.. yes, those are the nut traces... someone who would actually sue because there wasn't a warning on the bag of NUTS that there were NUT TRACES inside. My gosh, this is going WAY too far! I'm glad it didn't say Warning: There are traces of E.coli in this bag. LOL... it may come down to that.

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    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Pennsylvania USA
    Thanks Andy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Concord, California
    Danger Will Robertson. Danger.

    In the U.S.A. you can buy any number of ice cream brands that have no dairy products whatsoever. And a host of other similar stuff just as insane. I suspect it's true in most of the world. Usually after reading the fine print for most stuff my wife and I end up putting it back on the display counter rather than in the shopping basket. It seems only about 10% of what you find in the supermarket is fit for human consumption.
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