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Fake News now Fake Meat

August 29, 2018 by


By Madison Park, CNN Don’t call it meat if it doesn’t come from livestock or poultry, a new Missouri law says. The state law that went into effect Tuesday prohibits food companies from marketing products that are not “derived from harvested production livestock or poultry” as meat. And violators could receive a fine of up […]

How waffle! Thieves snatch millions of dollars worth of maple syrup

September 3, 2012 by


Talk about sticky-fingered thieves. They’ve struck in Quebec, snatching millions of dollars worth of maple syrup from a warehouse in Saint-Louis-de-Blandford, a rural area between Montreal and Quebec City. Up to 10 million pounds of syrup was in the warehouse, Canadian media reported, citing a statement from the Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers, which […]

Bernard Coleman Gets Probation For Selling Fake Maple Syrup

June 14, 2012 by


Getting your hands on the good stuff may be harder than you think. Particularly if by good stuff you mean some authentic Vermont Maple Syrup. A Rhode Island man was sentenced to two years of probation Wednesday for selling a sugary mixture and marketing it as Vermont maple syrup, the Boston Globe reports (h/t the […]