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Old 07-15-2009, 07:49 PM
 
Location: Cincinnati
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That was a most excellent post/letter.
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Old 07-15-2009, 08:18 PM
 
Location: I'm around here someplace :)
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I hope you are aware that Pringles won a lawsuit in England by proving that their products have NO FOOD in them, thus were not taxable as food. As George Carlin said about Non Dairy Creamer "OK, we know what it's not"
what do you mean no food? what are they made of, then? I've been eating the things for years...
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Old 07-15-2009, 11:22 PM
 
Location: Downtown Orlando, FL
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I hope you are aware that Pringles won a lawsuit in England by proving that their products have NO FOOD in them, thus were not taxable as food. As George Carlin said about Non Dairy Creamer "OK, we know what it's not"

....Not so fast. That decision was reversed....

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/01/op...=1&ref=opinion
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Old 07-16-2009, 04:05 PM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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I love writing letters with the primary intent of being posted on the bulletin board next to the water cooler.
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