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  Sugar vs Corn Syrup

'Corn sugar' is false advertising, FDA warns

The FDA has cautioned the corn industry over its ongoing use of the term "corn sugar" to describe high fructose corn syrup, asking them to stop using the proposed new name before it has received regulatory approval. Full story

Lawsuit pits big corn against big sugar

  After studies suggested corn syrup is a leading cause of obesity, the Corn Refiners Associate asked permission from the FDA to change the name to “corn sugar.” NBC’s Joy Bauer explains why sugar companies are outraged.

SNL’s bittersweet take on corn syrup

  Best of Late Night: Bill Maher skewers the GOP budget proposal for slashing funding to tsunami warning agencies, and SNL has a little fun with corn syrup.

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