North Korea has a black market for candy.
In Japan they sell square watermelons to fit better in a refrigerator.
Hating pork may be genetically determined.
Cheese is the most shoplifted food in the world.
In an experiment sponsored by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission and Quaker Oats, disabled children were fed oatmeal containing radioactive chemicals. The children were not informed and were told by hospital staff that they were joining a “science club“.
The Chinese are generally credited for creating the first ice creams, possibly as early as 3000 BC.
In 2007 Tennessee death row convict Philip Workman requested his last meal to be vegetarian pizza delivered to homeless people; it was denied.
People eating well on a diet of only rabbit have actually starved to death. It’s because the body uses it’s own vitamins and minerals to digest it.
Potatoes were poisonous before they were domesticated, and people ate them with a gravy made from clay and water to neutralize the negative effect.