fusillade762 [TotalFark]2014-01-08 07:55:11 PMHow hard is it to buy a whole apple and cut it yourself? Damn, people are lazy.
shanrick: The cost savings "can be huge," he says. "Right now, to make fresh-cut apple slices and put them in the bag, 35 or 40 percent of the cost is the antioxident treatment. So you could make a fresh-cut apple slice 30 percent cheaper."So why will they cost four times as much?
GilRuiz1: Hey, both efforts were specifically started to help starving poor people, and the anti-GMO crowd is normally the same crowd that is for helping poor people. One would think they would applaud food that would save a half million dying children a year, but they're not. I wonder what gives.
sheep snorter: Executives: We can make shiatloads of money on this non-browning apple!!People: fark you and all your greed by ruining the 'natural' food chain.Executives: A small militia of private police(provided by blackwater corps) are on the way to your home, citizen. Please lie down and take it up the ass, as we own your food./Zero need for this product.//Those who need it buy Apple products and don't know jackshiat about life, the universe and everything.
meat0918: While I applaud the novelty, why not improve the nutrition content for once?Oh yeah, $$$$$ is in making the food shelf stable, not nutritious.
fusillade762: How hard is it to buy a whole apple and cut it yourself? Damn, people are lazy.
Canton: Too bad the modified apple had to be a Granny Smith of all things...
gadian: But does it still taste like an apple? A real apple?
GoldSpider: Genetic engineering is scary because I don't understand it. Therefore these apples should be banned.
AcneVulgaris: You know what? Just buy a farking apple for farksakes, and bite chunks off with your farking teeth.I have seen the future, and it is pussified.
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