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QuestionBack from a cruise... Pin
H.Brydon4-Jan-20 19:03
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Well, I'm back from a short cruise over the Christmas break. Well okay, I traveled half way around the world to see the annular solar eclipse on Dec 26 on a cruise out of Singapore. Never mind that. One day at breakfast, I saw something I'd never seen before in North America, called "Vegemite". I saw some other people putting it on either bread or toast or an English muffin. I'm adventurous. I tried a little bit on some bread and Holy @#$% :gag: :choke: :spurtle:! What a way to ruin my day!

Where did this stuff come from? The Wikipedia article claims that millions of people eat the stuff every day. I just can't fathom that.

Can somebody please explain a few things
- How did something this awful make it to a commercial product in the first place?
- Who buys this stuff? (On purpose I mean)
- How did it get popular enough that it made money and got sold to several companies that each made a profit on it?
- Why is it still a product now?
- Does it have any other unstated non-food uses? For example, making turpentine taste worse? Keeping rabbits out of your lettuce patch? Keeping the neighbor's dog from urinating on your shrubs? Insect repellent? Rust prevention? Shoe polish? Floor cleaner?
I'm retired. There's a nap for that...
- Harvey

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