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Old 24 June 2013, 10:54 PM
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Chef Our Beef With BuzzFeed's Viral Article On 8 Dangerous Foods

So I got an email from a publicist asking me if I was interested in what has become a tremendously popular story on BuzzFeed titled "8 Foods We Eat In The US That Are Banned In Other Countries."...

...And I get it: No one would choose to eat a toxic chemical. But the claims made by the author based on a book by Dr. Jayson Calton and Mira Calton called Rich Food, Poor Food are out of date and misleading.
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Old 25 June 2013, 12:02 AM
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This blog debunking it is going around as well.
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Old 26 June 2013, 04:05 AM
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What, Buzzfeed making wildly unsubstantiated claims with no fact-checking?!

I am shocked, SHOCKED!
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