Tag - high fructose corn syrup

Rubyy Energy Drink – Review

(rating for the non-diet version) Rubyy Energy Drink and I get along pretty well, for obvious reasons. For one, it wears a lot of black, as do I. For another, it has a strange extra consonant at the end of its name, as do I. The main reason...

Your Weekend Justice #43: Locked in the...

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. You can’t say we didn’t warn you. [audio:]...

SCIENCE! Sugar vs. High Fructose Corn Syrup

After checking out a recent episode of Skeptoid regarding the health risks (or lack thereof) of high fructose corn syrup, it occurred to me to question my own taste preferences. Can I actually taste the difference between sugar and high...

Berry Crunk – Drink Review

I have to admit that I felt a little foolish buying Crunk Energy Drink for the first time. It’s tied to hip hop and rap music by its name and its co-founder, Lil Jon. And that’s about all I know. So it’s the same sort of...

Pepsi Throwback Actually a Step Forward

Well, I’m glad somebody is bloody well listening to me. Somewhat. Even though it’s Pepsi and not Coke, although as I mentioned before–Coke waited too long and they got too expensive, so I broke my addiction with them. But...

Vacation in a Bottle: Chill-N – Drink...

While I am a stimulant junkie, there are times when even I want to relax. And I have been, on occasion, known to drink something that doesn’t have caffeine in it. Like milk. And…you know. Milk. But I do like trying new drinks...

High Fructose Corn Syrup Natural; Next Step:...

The FDA has decided that high fructose corn syrup can be considered natural. This decision was “welcomed” by the Corn Refiners Association for all of two minutes, before they returned to making corn for fuel. Now, in all...

Coke, I Hope You’re Happy

That’s right. You still haven’t offered up Coca-Cola Prime like I told you to. And this year you apparently didn’t make enough kosher Coke because I couldn’t find any in the wild during the whole of Passover. So look...