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Old 12-20-2012, 03:25 PM   #1
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Cheerios Removes App During Fury of Anti-GMO Backlash
05Dec2012
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Cheerios Removes App During Fury of Anti-GMO Backlash | Food Freedom News
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Cheerios just faced a humiliating public relations failure thanks to the undiscriminating nature of free speech through social media.

Just a few days ago, Cheerios (General Mills) released an app on Facebook asking ‘fans’ to gratefully show what Cheerios means to them. Users could write their own sentiments by placing Cheerios’ iconic black font over a yellow template, complete with little cheerios for periods and dots.

The app was yanked after only one day when…
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Old 12-21-2012, 01:42 AM   #2
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OMG!!! That's too funny. The only thing cheerios are good for is using as targets in the toilet when you're potty training little boys. You toss the cheerio in and tell em to aim!!!
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Old 12-27-2012, 10:40 AM   #3
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My question is, how can we trust any company that contributed to the anti-Proposition 37 campaign in California?

Organic alternatives to cheerios are available.
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