Starbucks drinks colored with bugs?

Starbucks drinks colored with bugs?

There are 24 comments on the www.wane.com story from Mar 28, 2012, titled Starbucks drinks colored with bugs?. In it, www.wane.com reports that:

In an effort to avoid artificial additives in its drinks, Starbucks confirms it is using a natural red dye, made from dried, crushed cochineal beetles.

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jim

Hampton, Canada

#1 Mar 28, 2012
So what?

“Where DO missing socks go?”

Since: Jun 11

They run away to join the show

#2 Mar 28, 2012
Yeah, so what?

Sodas, candy ,lipstick and many other things are too

“Jody”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#3 Mar 28, 2012
This dye has been used in food products for ages.

“Where DO missing socks go?”

Since: Jun 11

They run away to join the show

#4 Mar 28, 2012
Yeah there are all kinds of natural dyes.

A snail for purple, onion skins for yellow many more I'm sure

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#5 Mar 28, 2012
This has to be driving the organic-food nuts crazy.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#6 Mar 28, 2012
*Whack* I coulda had a VW.

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#7 Mar 28, 2012
-Topicks Puppet Show- wrote:
Yeah, so what?
Sodas, candy ,lipstick and many other things are too
That doesn't bother me. It's the cockroaches they use in their chocolate muffins that makes me a bit queasy.

Since: Jan 09

KEEP OUT

#8 Mar 28, 2012
People would be surprised at the funky stuff they put in their mouths.

Especially if they've ever passed out at a frat party.

“Is that all you've got?”

Since: Jun 10

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#9 Mar 28, 2012
-Topicks Puppet Show- wrote:
Yeah, so what?
Sodas, candy ,lipstick and many other things are too
And yogurt, and cookies...
andrea

Zephyrhills, FL

#10 Mar 28, 2012
i think it is disgusting, although as americans we do eat and drink some pretty nasty stuff.

“CANDY IS DANDY”

Since: Oct 10

BUT LIQUOR IS QUICKER

#11 Mar 28, 2012
Don't sound as bad as PINK SLIME in my Hamburger,,,ooops,, I meant "Fine Textured Beef"
Mitt s Polygamous Gramps

Wilmington, DE

#12 Mar 28, 2012
Uh Clem wrote:
*Whack* I coulda had a VW.
I believe that is a windshield joke of some sort that is obscure, but funny.

“Jody”

Since: Apr 09

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#13 Mar 28, 2012
Uh,.. eating bugs won't hurt you,.. a well proven fact among motorcyclists.

"Wear a helmet and go forth smiling Grasshopper."

“ROCK ON ROCKERS!!”

Since: Mar 11

Rockin' USA ;)

#14 Mar 28, 2012
Whatever it takes to razzle-dazzle a drink in a clear cup...eye candy!

Since: Jan 09

KEEP OUT

#15 Mar 28, 2012
They could start leaving their legs sticking out of the foam for decoration.
naturalist extrordinair

Yulee, FL

#16 Mar 29, 2012
Try the new trendy DIRT BURGER, full of minerals, deposits and billion year old dinosaur poop!(and its FREE!)

“Slicing Through the B.S.”

Since: Aug 09

Wanna touch my Katana?

#17 Mar 29, 2012
Poor vegans! They are eating animals every time they stop in for a cup.

Since: May 12

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#19 Jun 17, 2012
I hope tht's not true.
Nobody

Gardena, CA

#21 Jun 19, 2012
Nobody had bug juice in camp when they were a kid?

Oh wait.........thats me

“I've Got Something”

Since: Aug 11

I want to get off my chest

#22 Jun 19, 2012
Thats just gross.

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