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May 23, 2014

DUH

A recent study led by Dr. Ayelet Fishbach of the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business indicates that children who are told certain foods will make them stronger, smarter or taller are less likely to want to eat them.

(Thanks to The Perts)

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That's because we know already that it's a lie. I say it's spinach and I say to hell with it.

Years of saying things like "Could I have more spinach, dear? It's really great!" in a convincing voice are starting to pay off.

My oldest is probably going into sales and marketing.

I have know one thing since I was a kid.

Beets are from hell.

"Eat those bread crusts for curly hair" is another lie. I think they made my hair straighter.

How about, "Shut up and eat your rutabaga!"

The only real question left is how much government money did these folks bilk us out of for the study?

The study on if snails have orgasms will commence next week with 400 million in tax payers dollars!

The study on snail orgasm's will commence next week.

My mother once promised me a pony if I would eat my brussel sprouts. I'm still ponyless.

My MIL is, for some reason, desperate to get me to start eating carrots.
It's gotten to the point that she now claims that, "They say if you eat a carrot a day, you'll never get cancer."
That stuff didn't work on me 60 years ago and I'm not falling for it now.
Horses eat carrots and they can have mine.

I had great success getting my daughter to eat beets and greens -- pointed out that the veggies turned her tongue red or green. She'd eat them and then run to the bathroom mirror to check. She's now using the same routine for her kids.

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