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Old 07-25-2012, 01:46 PM   #1
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I just read that the average peson eats 128 pounds of sugar per year for persons in the US. 100 years ago they only ate about 4 pounds per person a year. I find this very disgusting and disturbing.
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I just read that the average peson eats 128 pounds of sugar per year for persons in the US. 100 years ago they only ate about 4 pounds per person a year. I find this very disgusting and disturbing.
This is one time I am glad I failed. Wooohooo I am below average.
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Old 07-25-2012, 06:42 PM   #3
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Old 07-26-2012, 09:45 AM   #4
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Wow that is gross. I am glad to say now I do not eat that much. I may have before but not since I lost all my weight.
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Someone else is getting my average portion
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That is just plain gross.
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Wow that is a lot of sugar. Maybe I need to go into the sugar cane business, lol.
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Probably all those Skittles I ate.
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I want to know where they find these "average" sugar-eating people and how they work out exactly how much they're eating; or maybe it's just overall sales divided by population which really doesn't mean the same thing.
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That seems like so much. But i guess when you consider how much pop we drink, sugary snacks and cereal we eat then it really does all add up.
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