Assassin of Youth….Drugs or Oreos?
A warning to parents: Keep the cookies away from the kids.
Are we turning the youth of America into hard-core addicts?
A new study from researchers at Connecticut College says Oreo cookies are as addictive as cocaine- to lab rats.
Concerned watchdogs have long kept an eye on substances corrupting the youth of America. Now we learn that the pull of that childhood cookie is as powerful as a line of cocaine. Now we know why the kid in the 1952 ad says “I wish I had a million Oreos!”
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