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04-28-2008, 01:42 PM
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Originally Posted by RandV View Post
I'm not certain, but I'm pretty sure the Corn Syrup thing is US only. It's political BS. The big farm corps lobby the politicians to subsidize corn so that its cheaper than regular sugar from South America (or wherever sugar can is grown), and all your products start using the high fructose corn syrup instead of the healthier regular sugar. In Canada we still use the regular stuff in our products.

Personally though I just go with a gatorade or something like that after a game.
A big part of the whole trade embargo with Cuba is to keep their sugar from competing with the fructose produced by the States' corn growers.

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