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    Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    China detains reporter in food scare story - Focus on China - MSNBC.com

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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    dammit...I had Chinese food for lunch again today!!

    Luckily, no pork flavored cardboard for me though.

    I had the cat, er chicken.


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    I work for a recycling company and when the story first came out the buzz around the office was that we found a new market for our cardboard.



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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by JHpsyclonz View Post
    I work for a recycling company and when the story first came out the buzz around the office was that we found a new market for our cardboard.
    That is capitalism at it's finest



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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    China is warning us to quit picking on them for food exports. Remember Japanese and Korean exports from the eighties. That was incompetence in that they failed to build a good product. This Chinese scare is more of a case of sneak the kitchen sink into your product.


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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by psycln11 View Post
    dammit...I had Chinese food for lunch again today!!

    Luckily, no pork flavored cardboard for me though.

    I had the cat, er chicken.
    "Cat, the other, other white meat!"



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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Sounds awfully suspicious. Report on a negative story against your country, and go to jail.


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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Surely not! They wouldn't adulterate human food would they? I thought they only were putting poisonous substances in pet food. Just another example of many lately why we need COOL (country-of-origin-labeling laws) on food and especially meat products from foreign countries.



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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Sounds awfully suspicious. Report on a negative story against your country, and go to jail.
    No, this was 'Fabricate a negative story against your country, and go to jail'. We actually have similar laws (though there's the whole 'trail' thing in there)- perjury, libel, and slander.


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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by ornryactor View Post
    No, this was 'Fabricate a negative story against your country, and go to jail'. We actually have similar laws (though there's the whole 'trail' thing in there)- perjury, libel, and slander.
    The difference being we actually investigate it, and allow them to stand trial before a jury of their peers. Just a small difference!



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    Re: Guess there's no cardboard in China's food ;)

    Sorry, I think I missed the trial/ trail reference.



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