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UK supermarket admits Ramadan bacon chips promo was ‘not ideal’

A Tesco store in the city has been called out for an unlikely promotional offer to celebrate Ramadan - bacon-flavored Pringles. The Liverpool Street store received a lot of attention on social media with users making fun of the fact that the bacon snacks were placed in a promotional section meant for Ramandan-related products. Under the Muslim…

British study finds that one third of vegetarians eat meat when drunk

A team of researchers in the UK has found some surprising results after polling over 1,700 vegetarians about their eating habits. According to the results of the study, 37% of those polled reported to eat meat after having too much to drink. While the majority of those surveyed reported that they were able to avoid eating meat “no matter how much…

Unusual tradition in Scottish town sees bananas ‘banned’ for one day

Banana fans at a Scottish seaside town will have to wait a whole day before their favorite yellow fruit is permitted to be eaten again, in honor of a strange superstition during the annual boat festival. Located in Aberdeenshire, the town of Portsoy has played host to the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival each year since 1994, with the event…
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