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Old 06-10-2016, 06:42 PM
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Originally Posted by spamforbrains View Post
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For common, readily available, really bad for you snacks I'm going with gummi bears/worms/whatever shape type candy. It has nothing but sugar to offer and sugar is really not good for you. And it sticks to your teeth and makes sure they get a good, full dose of sugar.
+1.

You can argue that at least there are some usable nutrients in stuff that contains a lot of fat (just too MUCH of the one nutrient) but our carb needs are so low in comparison
with what you get from even a small portion of, say, jelly beans, that you have zero need of them.

Doesn't stop me from consuming them, of course.....