[Ads-l] American sauce

MULLINS, WILLIAM D (Bill) CIV USARMY RDECOM AMRDEC (US) william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL
Thu Aug 31 12:57:56 EDT 2017


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> I have no philosophical issue with extensions of use that aid in understanding.
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> I find that very different to usage that is purposefully misleading (back to "97% fat-free").
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> DanG
> 

When I see "97% fat free," I mentally substitute "3% fat".

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