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Subject:Re: "DO NOT COOK"? From:"Richard G. Combs" <richard -dot- combs -at- voyanttech -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Fri, 12 Mar 2004 11:37:05 -0700
Wade Courtney wrote:
> How about..."This product is loaded with trans fats and high frutcose
> corn syrup both of which have been known to cause obesity and geekiness
> in laboratory engineers and may be hazardous to your health."
Or, to paraphrase the inestimable Dick Margulis, what's wrong with the
shorter, lower grade level, "DO NOT EAT!"?
Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Voyant, a division of Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
richardDOTcombs AT voyanttechDOTcom
rgcombs AT freeDASHmarketDOTnet
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