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Posted: 11/18/2011 11:04:41 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/18/2011 11:40:27 AM EDT by Z_0]
Telegraph

EU bans claim that water can prevent dehydration

Brussels bureaucrats were ridiculed yesterday after banning drink manufacturers from claiming that water can prevent dehydration.

By Victoria Ward and Nick Collins
6:20AM GMT 18 Nov 2011

EU officials concluded that, following a three-year investigation, there was no evidence to prove the previously undisputed fact.

Producers of bottled water are now forbidden by law from making the claim and will face a two-year jail sentence if they defy the edict, which comes into force in the UK next month.

Last night, critics claimed the EU was at odds with both science and common sense. Conservative MEP Roger Helmer said: “This is stupidity writ large.

“The euro is burning, the EU is falling apart and yet here they are: highly-paid, highly-pensioned officials worrying about the obvious qualities of water and trying to deny us the right to say what is patently true.

“If ever there were an episode which demonstrates the folly of the great European project then this is it.”

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Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:09:12 AM EDT
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:10:53 AM EDT
All you can do is sit back and laugh anymore.

I would blow an artery if I continue letting libtards upset me.
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:32:18 AM EDT
Wonder how much they spent on that three year investigation.

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Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:34:11 AM EDT
Water: The thirst mutilator
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:36:02 AM EDT
Tha Fuck?
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:38:14 AM EDT
A dupe from YESTERDAY!!!!!!!!!!
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:44:29 AM EDT
Link Posted: 11/18/2011 11:44:44 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/18/2011 11:44:44 AM EDT by Tango7]
Despite what Europe thinks, water is still wet and Americans John Moses Browning & Hiram Maxim invented their firearms.
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