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>> No. 62222 YubYub
19th December 2018
Wednesday 11:09 pm
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Toblerone have only gone and made themselves halal. I hope you'll all be doing the right thing and boycotting them.

https://www.blick.ch/news/wirtschaft/fabrik-in-bern-produziert-Shamanismkonform-toblerone-ist-jetzt-halal-id15072574.html
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>> No. 62223 Searchfag
19th December 2018
Wednesday 11:12 pm
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I boycotted them when they fucked up the shape of it. Couldn't give a fuck if they're slitting the nougat animal's throats in accordance with The Great White Whale's will or not, make the fucking thing the proper shape again.
>> No. 62224 Auntiefucker
19th December 2018
Wednesday 11:50 pm
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What, if anything, have they actually changed?
>> No. 62225 Are Moaty
20th December 2018
Thursday 12:14 am
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>>62223
they did that in july
>> No. 62226 Anonymous
20th December 2018
Thursday 12:31 am
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NOOOO!

I LOVED ME A FUCKING PORK FLAVOURED TOBLERONE!!!

Her name was Samantha and we met in Brittany
>> No. 62227 Paedofag
20th December 2018
Thursday 12:35 am
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I decided to see if their Twitter was as much of a shitstorm over this nontroversy as I thought it might be, but they had an anime picture pinned and I don't understand. Everything's so weird and strange and odd and I just want to go back a few years to when it wasn't like that.

I saw a shooting star earlier tonight and all I wished for was that it had hit me.
>> No. 62228 Are Moaty
20th December 2018
Thursday 1:05 am
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>>62222
Broken Switzerland!
>> No. 62229 Samefag
20th December 2018
Thursday 6:45 am
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>>62224
According to another article on it they've stopped using alcohol to clean the machinery blades and other factory equipment so the chocolate doesn't come into contact with it and they've also got Shackletons coming in regularly to certify it's still halal.
>> No. 62230 Moralfag
20th December 2018
Thursday 1:22 pm
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>Corporation does its best to increase number of paying customers
>PC GONE MAD
>> No. 62231 YubYub
20th December 2018
Thursday 1:25 pm
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>>62230
Would you want to eat the same chocolate as ruddy eskimos?
>> No. 62232 Anonymous
20th December 2018
Thursday 1:27 pm
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>>62231
I'm pretty sure all Eskimos are ruddy, that sort of skin tone comes with the territory of living there.
>> No. 62233 YubYub
20th December 2018
Thursday 7:11 pm
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my brother has a eskimo girlfriend which has led my dad to discover what halal is and come out as against it. now there are varying degrees of meat at family occasions, and the topic is swept under the carpet

"I'm not racist i just think it's wrong what they do to animals"

that's fine but if you're going to eat cheap meat from tesco it comes across a bit daft. also he still goes to mcdonalds and other restaurants that all clearly serve halal.

i haven't told him that most places are halal, i'm waiting for the halal meat inside him to slowly penetrate the cells of his body and convert him to the correct religion
>> No. 62234 Ambulancelad
20th December 2018
Thursday 7:20 pm
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>>62232
Don't forget ginger Jamal. Wonder what he's up to these days.
>> No. 62235 Paedofag
20th December 2018
Thursday 7:23 pm
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>>62234

Getting the hole ridden off him in Pentonville, I'll wager.
>> No. 62236 R4GE
20th December 2018
Thursday 7:39 pm
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>>62235
I think this is the last I can find of him.

https://www.euronews.com/2017/04/28/Shamanismic-extremism-my-first-prison-sentence-only-cemented-my-ideology

Young white men in London sure sound weird.
>> No. 62237 Searchfag
20th December 2018
Thursday 7:59 pm
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Is it really just us who have ended up with gappy toblerone?

>>62233
>ALSO HE STILL GOES TO MCDONALDS AND OTHER RESTAURANTS THAT ALL CLEARLY SERVE HALAL.

Maccies ain't halal last I heard. It's not hard to avoid unless you're buying shitty takeaway food and even then there's always a Chinese open.

Anyway:
>MY BROTHER HAS A ESKIMO GIRLFRIEND

Did he convert or have her cousins already melted her face off?
>> No. 62238 YubYub
20th December 2018
Thursday 8:13 pm
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>>62237
>UNLESS YOU'RE BUYING SHITTY TAKEAWAY
>EVEN THEN THERE'S ALWAYS A CHINESE OPEN

Chinese takeaway is just various meat and vegetables dunked in assortments of msg ridden slime.
>> No. 62239 Anonymous
20th December 2018
Thursday 9:37 pm
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>>62238
You need to change restaurants if that is what you think dim sum is. Or Salt and Pepper Chicken, for that matter.

I bet you're the type of cunt who orders an omelette from the chinese.
>> No. 62240 Paedofag
20th December 2018
Thursday 9:40 pm
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>>62238
You need to find a new Chinese lad.
>> No. 62241 R4GE
20th December 2018
Thursday 9:43 pm
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>>62233
Could not agree more.

Also, how much meat is there in a Toblerone anyway?
>> No. 62242 Moralfag
20th December 2018
Thursday 9:44 pm
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>>62240
What's wrong with the Chinese lad I've got already?
>> No. 62243 Anonymous
21st December 2018
Friday 6:33 am
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>>62237

we've all converted now due to pc gone mad, no one in the family wanted to offend
>> No. 62244 Ambulancelad
21st December 2018
Friday 11:50 pm
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bloody hell, i went and bought one earlier tonight didn't I. Am i inadvertently supporting The Great Whale Hunti john and friends now? do i take it back or is the damage already done? will it taste like curry?
>> No. 62245 Crabkiller
21st December 2018
Friday 11:59 pm
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>>62244
you have to un-halal it. do something completely haram, like shoving it so far up a pig's arse it gets blood on it.
>> No. 62246 YubYub
22nd December 2018
Saturday 1:58 am
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Posting VoiceOfEurope stories should be pilloried. It's a Russian troll-factory - would rather see Daily Mail stories in /iq/ tbh.
>> No. 62247 Are Moaty
22nd December 2018
Saturday 2:22 am
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>>62245

Can't I just dip it in vodka? I am scared of pigs.
>> No. 62248 Samefag
22nd December 2018
Saturday 7:50 am
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>>62246
You do understand how /iq/ works, right?
>> No. 62298 Are Moaty
29th December 2018
Saturday 10:54 am
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There's a bear in the toblerone logo.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6537377/Mum-stunned-son-points-hidden-picture-Toblerone-logo-spot-it.html

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8079453/mum-son-hidden-pic-toblerone-logo/

https://www.indy100.com/article/toblerone-bear-logo-hidden-chocolate-bar-packaging-twitter-mother-son-viral-8702151

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/mums-mind-blown-hidden-pattern-15607479

This. This is the news.
>> No. 62299 Are Moaty
29th December 2018
Saturday 7:01 pm
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>>62298

If Chris Morris had put that in The Day Today, it would have seemed too fanciful.
>> No. 62300 YubYub
29th December 2018
Saturday 8:01 pm
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>>62299
Wasn't his film supposed to come out this year?
>> No. 62301 R4GE
29th December 2018
Saturday 11:22 pm
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>>62298

How fucking long have they been slipping that one past us, the sneaky eurobastards. there'll be none of this after brexit, thank fuck.

I need a sit down after that.
>> No. 62302 Paedofag
29th December 2018
Saturday 11:40 pm
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>>62301
has anyone actually tried launching some form of patriotic confectionary since the refrendum?
>> No. 62303 Samefag
29th December 2018
Saturday 11:49 pm
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>>62302

Brexsweets?
>> No. 62304 Paedofag
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:23 am
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>>62303
I'd call it something like 'will of the people' or 'taking back control'. Proper British sweets.

Thinking about it, Asda launched their BREXIT lollies relatively recently. I guess that's reflective of their status as the supermarket for the Untermensch.
>> No. 62305 Moralfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 2:39 am
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>>62304

Sorbs Forever.
>> No. 62306 YubYub
30th December 2018
Sunday 3:27 am
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Fixed it.
>> No. 62307 YubYub
30th December 2018
Sunday 8:18 am
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>>62302

On an unduly sober note for /IQ/, Tesco are making a big play to dominate the retail market in the event of a no-deal scenario. Their new Jack's sub-brand is intended to compete with Aldi and Lidl, but with 80% of their products made in Britain. There are union flags all over the place, so it feels a bit like doing your weekly shop at a BNP rally. It's breathtakingly cynical, even by the standards of Tesco.

https://www.jacks-uk.com/
>> No. 62308 Are Moaty
30th December 2018
Sunday 8:35 am
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>>62307
Surely they could have secured a better domain name than that.
>> No. 62309 Billbob
30th December 2018
Sunday 8:37 am
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>>62308
Oh, they're not selling online, so I guess it doesn't much matter.
>> No. 62310 Anonymous
30th December 2018
Sunday 10:26 am
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>>62307

>BUT WITH 80% OF THEIR PRODUCTS MADE IN BRITAIN.

I'm quite sure Aldi could say the same, the meat and veg is all British, and most of the rest of it is made in factories here or Ireland too. They saw Brexit a mile off and will continue to be competitive post brexocalypse.

I suspect Jack's is the shop that'll end up in the currently empty retail unit on my estate, that used to be Aldi until they built a bigger one down the way. Like you, I am not looking forward to the aesthetic experience.
>> No. 62311 Anonymous
30th December 2018
Sunday 10:51 am
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>>62310
>I AM NOT LOOKING FORWARD TO THE AESTHETIC EXPERIENCE

Why does the sight of the flag offend you? Why are you so ashamed of your own country?
>> No. 62312 Searchfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:02 am
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>>62311

To be fair, that's not as bad as I was imagining. That just looks like a 90s Somerfield's.
>> No. 62313 Moralfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:05 am
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>>62312
Somerfield. Somerfing different.

They don't make supermarket jingles like that any more. I believe Morrisons have ditched 'more reasons to shop at more-ee-sons' and Asda no longer have the middle aged woman slapping the arse pocket on her jeans whilst declaring 'that's Asda price'.
>> No. 62314 Billbob
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:15 am
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>>62313

>ASDA NO LONGER HAVE THE MIDDLE AGED WOMAN SLAPPING THE ARSE POCKET ON HER JEANS WHILST DECLARING 'THAT'S ASDA PRICE'

I distinctly remember my mum and grandmother doing that whenever ASda came up in conversation. All those little supermarket jingles and sayings were really effective, I don't really understand why they don't do them anymore. I doubt you can read the word "netto" without immediately thinking "scandinavian for value", and they're long gone.

Do Tesco even say "every little helps" anymore? Broken britain.


>> No. 62315 Moralfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:25 am
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>>62314
I think [washing machines live longer with] Calgon is the only memorable jingle still going, possibly also chicken tonight but I doubt they've even done an advert in the past 15 years.
>> No. 62316 Crabkiller
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:29 am
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I went on YouTube to see if I could find a compilation of women slapping their arses to 'that's Asda price' and found this instead. The theme song has me sold.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hs6OGqlPS1s
>> No. 62317 YubYub
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:52 am
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>>62316

That's fucking clever, good on him.

Though, to be honest, I've realised you can jut literally walk out of ASDA without paying, they don't give a shit. I buy my razors from there and they have the security tag on them, and since I use self checkout, it never gets removed. So I routinely wander out of the shop with alarms blaring because I can't be arsed to find anyone, and nobody's chased after me yet.

I'm pretty sure you could just fill up a trolley and leave.
>> No. 62318 Ambulancelad
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:53 am
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>>62314

Why is Barrymore manhandling that elderly woman?
>> No. 62319 Moralfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 11:58 am
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>>62318
Different times.
>> No. 62320 Anonymous
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:17 pm
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>>62308
What is it with retailers making these minimalist websites without mouseover effects on links? For fucks sake, the page is 90% white and you expect me to easily track my cursor?

Arses.
>> No. 62321 R4GE
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:33 pm
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>>62317
It's the sort of thing you can only really do if you're retired or unemployed and have too much time on your hands. Most other people wouldn't be prepared to prowl around an Asda carpark on windy days 'wombling' for receipts.
>> No. 62322 YubYub
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:45 pm
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>>62321
Or if you know how to code a handy little script that generates a bunch of receipt numbers, sends them through the website and saves all the ones worth £5 and up, because there's no verification process and no "I'm not a bot" widget.
Oh and you'd need a time machine because they've stopped doing this.
>> No. 62323 Paedofag
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:50 pm
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>>62322
>OH AND YOU'D NEED A TIME MACHINE BECAUSE THEY'VE STOPPED DOING THIS.

I guess that explains why his videos are now about metal detecting.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NfT4c1lcqU
>> No. 62324 R4GE
30th December 2018
Sunday 12:53 pm
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>>62323

Absolute screb.
>> No. 62325 Moralfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 1:32 pm
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>>62322
>Oh and you'd need a time machine because they've stopped doing this.
That's Brexit for you.
>> No. 62326 Billbob
30th December 2018
Sunday 3:25 pm
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>>62325
Lots of people yearn for a time that never really existed.

Daily Mail readers long for the days when there was an actual sense of community and people talked to their neighbours. Kids played outside. You could say what you want without repercussion and there'd barely be any brown faces; the ones you did see you could affectionately call names like 'chalkie'.

Guardian readers long for the days when you could buy a house with a week's wages and there were no unscrupulous employers whatsoever because all the power was with the employees.

Different cheeks of the same arse, wearing the same pair of rose tinted spectacles.
>> No. 62327 Searchfag
30th December 2018
Sunday 3:55 pm
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>>62326
But your DM reader scenario definitely existed.
>> No. 62328 Samefag
30th December 2018
Sunday 4:05 pm
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>>62326
I dunno m7, I was just pining for a time when Asda gave out vouchers on their website for when things were cheaper somewhere else.
>> No. 62329 Paedofag
30th December 2018
Sunday 5:37 pm
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>>62327

And the Guardian one was pretty true, other than the weeks wages bit. My Grandad got a mortgage on a house now worth 1.3 million because he walked into the bank, told them what his job was, and they gave him a list of houses he could afford and he picked one.
>> No. 62330 Samefag
30th December 2018
Sunday 6:11 pm
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>>62316
Absolutely bangin' intro
>> No. 62354 Samefag
31st December 2018
Monday 5:08 pm
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The mail are just taking the piss now.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/food/article-6542599/Facebook-Celebrations-post-goes-viral-woman-points-logo-features-chocolate-brand.html
>> No. 62355 Moralfag
31st December 2018
Monday 5:31 pm
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>>62354
Didn't you know? That's how news works now. No need for investigative work or analysis when you can just literally read out a Facebook conversation.
>> No. 62356 R4GE
31st December 2018
Monday 5:41 pm
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>>62354
Look at all those repeating logos because they don't want to do 12 kinds of chocolate in the tub. When is the government going to stop messing about and crack down on the real criminals?
>> No. 63177 YubYub
1st May 2019
Wednesday 8:43 pm
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They've fucking made all Percy pigs halal now.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/money/8973902/ms-slammed-for-changing-percy-pig-recipe-to-keep-vegetarians-happy/
>> No. 63178 Billbob
1st May 2019
Wednesday 10:49 pm
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>>63177
hahahahahaha we have won
>> No. 63179 Paedofag
1st May 2019
Wednesday 11:54 pm
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>>63177
I can't work out who the target market is for this but I'm proper craving some percy pigs now.
>> No. 63180 Billbob
2nd May 2019
Thursday 5:36 am
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>>63179
It's because the German manufacturer of Percy pigs has decided to go fully gelatine free. This is undoubtedly evidence of the Shamanismification of Europe and the consequence of mama Merkel letting in billions of 'refugees'.
>> No. 63181 Auntiefucker
2nd May 2019
Thursday 8:04 am
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>>63180

The food developer (and cynic) in me has to assume this means it's now more expensive to use gelatine than a vegan substitute, probably a corn based thickener or perhaps agar agar (I notice none of the furious articles mention what the veggie version actually uses).

Also, anyone saying the flavour is different is talking out of their arse. Pork gelatine is flavourless and so is just about any alternative I can think of. The texture will have changed, certainly, but not the taste.

I also think it's hilarious that this was the FRONT PAGE HEADLINE of the Mail yesterday. And I could fucking picture Piers Morgan glumly holding a bag of them before I even fucking clicked on the link in >>63177.
>> No. 63182 YubYub
2nd May 2019
Thursday 8:47 am
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>>63181
>M&S says it has replaced gelatin in Percy Pigs with pea protein and starch

I think big pea are trying to take over the world. I had pea crisps the other day that tasted like weird chipsticks.
>> No. 63183 Ambulancelad
2nd May 2019
Thursday 8:53 am
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They'll be coming after our Melton Mowbrays next.
>> No. 63184 Crabkiller
3rd May 2019
Friday 7:27 am
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>>63180
>THE GERMAN MANUFACTURER OF PERCY PIGS

Does anyone remember a time when we made things in this country? Brexit now: Bring back British jobs for British eskimos.
>> No. 63185 YubYub
3rd May 2019
Friday 7:47 am
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>>63184
You've got to head to Poundland for proper British confectionery. At least, I'm assuming their knock-off Percy pigs are made in this country.
>> No. 63186 Paedofag
3rd May 2019
Friday 8:28 pm
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>>63185
I don't care how many quavers you're offering. I'm not putting a dog dinky in my mouth.
>> No. 63188 Paedofag
5th May 2019
Sunday 8:04 pm
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>>63186
They're not meant to go in your mouth, you div. There's not nearly enough muscular tension in your tongue to truly appreciate a good knot.
>> No. 63189 Crabkiller
5th May 2019
Sunday 9:19 pm
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>>63183
I'm surprised you can't get vegetarian pork pies yet. Quorn scotch eggs are the only processed veggie food that actually taste similar to the real thing, although you can make your own kind of passable ones if you wrap sosmix around a boiled egg and cover it in breadcrumbs.
>> No. 63190 Anonymous
5th May 2019
Sunday 9:34 pm
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>>63189

There's a certain firm toothsomeness in a pork pie that I'm not convinced you could replicate with a vegan solution.

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