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DeSwiss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-07-11 12:21 PM
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27. Good one!
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  -France bans ketchup in cafeterias Renew Deal  Oct-07-11 11:17 AM   #0 
  - you mean Freedom Sauce?  uncle ray   Oct-07-11 11:18 AM   #1 
  - +1 n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-07-11 11:58 AM   #20 
  - Good one!  DeSwiss   Oct-07-11 12:21 PM   #27 
  - That's the reply I wanted to hear!  lunatica   Oct-07-11 02:54 PM   #61 
  - They prefer the health benefits of Mayonaise I guess  NeedleCast   Oct-07-11 11:19 AM   #2 
  - mayo is being restricted, same as ketchup is. Not banned but restricted.  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 12:51 PM   #35 
  - But ketchup is a vegetable!!  HappyMe   Oct-07-11 11:19 AM   #3 
  - Yes, but so was Reagan, so he "identified" with it. (NT)  Tesha   Oct-07-11 11:21 AM   #9 
  - The Sarkozy government is trying to distract the population away from economic issues.  Selatius   Oct-07-11 11:20 AM   #4 
  - Thank God Mr Sarkozy is the only pol who would do such a thing!  Bloke 32   Oct-07-11 12:55 PM   #37 
  - YESSSSSSS! nt  Bigmack   Oct-07-11 11:20 AM   #5 
  - Well, that tears it!  Bunny   Oct-07-11 11:20 AM   #6 
  - PUT THE KETCHUP DOWN AND PUT YOUR HANDS IN THE AIR!  Renew Deal   Oct-07-11 11:27 AM   #11 
  - Who do they think they are, San Francisco?  EFerrari   Oct-07-11 11:20 AM   #7 
  - lol  Renew Deal   Oct-07-11 11:27 AM   #12 
  - Are they gonna ban Vietnamese and Tunisian food, too?  geardaddy   Oct-07-11 11:21 AM   #8 
  - There will be a black market for small ketchup bottles  Ilsa   Oct-07-11 11:23 AM   #10 
  - I'll give you a squirt of ketchup for 2 cigarettes.  Renew Deal   Oct-07-11 11:28 AM   #13 
  - Sugar is the second ingredient listed in ketchup  abelenkpe   Oct-07-11 11:29 AM   #14 
  - Third listed in Heinz. According to my bottle, at least.  brendan120678   Oct-07-11 11:55 AM   #19 
     - Oooo good to know  abelenkpe   Oct-07-11 12:08 PM   #21 
     - I wonder if the purpose of the sugar is to compensate for using  Trillo   Oct-07-11 12:34 PM   #29 
     - It's only third because they list HFCS and corn syrup separately; they're both sugar. n/t  iris27   Oct-07-11 03:24 PM   #64 
  - It is a health and nutrition issue, not a nationalism issue  FarCenter   Oct-07-11 11:30 AM   #15 
  - Have you actually seen real French Cuisine?  NeedleCast   Oct-07-11 12:18 PM   #24 
     - Yes, they are restricting mayo like they are restricting ketchup. Not banning but restricting.  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 12:45 PM   #32 
     - My recollection of meals served in a French company cafeteria is that they were pretty healthy  FarCenter   Oct-07-11 12:59 PM   #40 
     - Lots of butter, yes  hifiguy   Oct-07-11 01:24 PM   #42 
     - that's true  dana_b   Oct-07-11 02:03 PM   #44 
     - +1  progressoid   Oct-07-11 06:05 PM   #71 
     - Less calories doesn't make something healthier. HFCS is a lot worse for you than butter.  cui bono   Oct-07-11 05:33 PM   #69 
  - I wish WE would ban American CHEESE FOOD substitute.  WingDinger   Oct-07-11 11:32 AM   #16 
  - Relabel it Catsup and call it a day  Brother Buzz   Oct-07-11 11:33 AM   #17 
  - That's funny..  HappyMe   Oct-07-11 11:34 AM   #18 
  - or call it what its inventors did  SoCalDem   Oct-07-11 04:02 PM   #65 
     - Call it catsup, catchup, katsup, catsip, cotsup, kotchup, kitsip, catsoup, katshoup, katsock....  Brother Buzz   Oct-07-11 05:22 PM   #68 
  - Mais, les autorits laissez-les manger le gteau ? n/t  HereSince1628   Oct-07-11 12:14 PM   #22 
  - Another story link. not "french fries" but frites. They are rationing high sugar, fat, salty foods.  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 12:14 PM   #23 
  - "don't snack"  dana_b   Oct-07-11 02:06 PM   #47 
     - Have you sat through a typical french meal? They may not gorge but the meal  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 02:14 PM   #50 
        - no I haven't and you bring up  dana_b   Oct-07-11 02:21 PM   #52 
           - The snacking I saw, which granted was limited to my extended family, was kids after school  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 02:28 PM   #54 
  - Not banned but limited. here is Le Monde article... and yes, people are upset.  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 12:18 PM   #25 
  - But they can still go to Burger King, order a Royale with Cheese, and put ketchup on it  slackmaster   Oct-07-11 12:19 PM   #26 
  - You mean McDonalds?  FrodosPet   Oct-07-11 12:49 PM   #34 
     - Oh yeah, you're right.  slackmaster   Oct-07-11 12:55 PM   #38 
     - Zero posts.  Iggo   Oct-07-11 01:50 PM   #43 
  - Does Catsup count?  NBachers   Oct-07-11 12:27 PM   #28 
  - If Brooks still made catsup  Brother Buzz   Oct-07-11 12:40 PM   #30 
  - Time for a new Marshall Plan.  MilesColtrane   Oct-07-11 12:42 PM   #31 
  - Oh yeah!  HappyMe   Oct-07-11 02:07 PM   #48 
  - Honestly, ketchup is effing gross. I don't know why people eat it.  Lyric   Oct-07-11 12:47 PM   #33 
  - Nothing new for the French  SpartanDem   Oct-07-11 12:53 PM   #36 
  - Limiting high sugar, fat, salt condiments is "bug up their ass"? I wish people  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 12:56 PM   #39 
  - Do you anything about French cuisine?  SpartanDem   Oct-07-11 02:04 PM   #45 
     - Yes, I do. Parts of it are heavy on butter. I don't see how limiting fats, sugar, salt for kids is  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 02:06 PM   #46 
        - I never said it was bad  SpartanDem   Oct-07-11 02:45 PM   #58 
           - Provincial, so to speak. They are LIMITING ketchup, mayo, salty, fatty, sugary condiments  uppityperson   Oct-07-11 02:52 PM   #60 
  - There are now more Francophones in the world than Anglophones  GoneOffShore   Oct-07-11 02:56 PM   #62 
  - But what will they put on Standard Fries?  Iggo   Oct-07-11 01:00 PM   #41 
  - They haven't tasted fresh, homemade ketchup  mainer   Oct-07-11 02:12 PM   #49 
  - No fair - they get real ketchup, we get high fructose crap.  Initech   Oct-07-11 02:16 PM   #51 
  - Hunts ketchup doesn't have HFCS. n/t  dana_b   Oct-07-11 02:22 PM   #53 
  - Try Annie's Organic Ketchup  Missy Vixen   Oct-07-11 04:22 PM   #67 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-07-11 02:28 PM   #55 
  - Veal stew? Boeuf bourguignon? Damn!  TheManInTheMac   Oct-07-11 02:32 PM   #56 
  - Who puts catsup on beef bourguignon?  EFerrari   Oct-07-11 02:40 PM   #57 
  - To Reagan it was a "vegetable", but to froggies it's outr. I say, yeah. It tastes nothing like Muir  sfpcjock   Oct-07-11 02:48 PM   #59 
  - the French have always been jealous of American cuisine  Enrique   Oct-07-11 02:59 PM   #63 
  - French Fries are actually Belgian anyway nt  MrScorpio   Oct-07-11 04:12 PM   #66 
  - How can anyone enjoy a baguette and brie without ketchup?  struggle4progress   Oct-07-11 05:47 PM   #70 
  - Well this topic seems to have struck a nerve  NBachers   Oct-07-11 06:53 PM   #72 
 

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