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I hate that there are 300 calories in a little snack bag of potato chips... I LOVE potato chips but they are just wrotten for you. I might as well eat a stick of salted butter.

just a rant... I feel better. kinda...

Mon. Aug 28, 1:52pm

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try reduced fat cape cod chips - there's no chemicals, just less oil in the frying process.. i know they're 3 pts so that's probably around 150 cals!

Monday, August 28, 2006, 2:00 PM

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Don't do subjects like this. It's really rude. It has nothing to do with the text.

Monday, August 28, 2006, 2:04 PM

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Above poster: Did you expect a Halloween joke? I kind of did.

Monday, August 28, 2006, 2:10 PM

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i think the OP meant "Booo" to show dislike . . sort of how you boo someone offstage if they suck?

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:02 PM

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that's how i took it, too! at first glance, when i passed over the thread, i thought "it's waaaay too early for halloween jokes! ugh! " but then i thought it might be funny...

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:05 PM

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OP here, sorry to be so "rude" to the PT community here and put a subject that I thought fit my posting perfectly. Please accept my appoligies for inconveniencing you so greatly and making you click on a posing that was about potato chips when you thought it was something better.

hungry women who want potato chips can get bitchy... can't we?

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:05 PM

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Me again, I feel the need to post a holloween joke here so that everyone that does click on this not as disappointed as the person that thought I was rude. Plus trhis covers two birds with one stone. now the title fits. Booo on you for being so snappy and calling me rude.

Do zombies eat potato chips with their fingers?
No, they eat the fingers separately...

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:09 PM

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305 here: i found nothing rude about your title, personally! i realized it was not about halloween within mili-seconds of reading your post. and i agree with you-i love the salt & vinegar chips, but ooooh! the calories! the one who thought your were so rude might identify with this joke:

Why do mummies have trouble keeping friends?
They're so wrapped up in themselves...

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:13 PM

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My grocery store sells very small packs of chips from the popular brands - Lays, Cheetos, Doritos, etc., for 25 cents each, and each pack has somewhere between 50 and 100 calories. Maybe your store has this too? Sure, it's not many chips, but maybe it'd help them be a tasty treat with just a few bites. Just a suggestion!

Monday, August 28, 2006, 3:23 PM

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chips are my favorite, and I was SOOOOO excited to find that Ruffles now makes fat free chips with only 75 calories per one ounce serving!!! I keep a food scale right in my kitchen so I measure everything. I can't tell you how GOOD they are. I know they're bound to be loaded with chemicals, maybe even Olestra, but I DON'T care!!!! They're much better than the baked Lays I've been having all summer, at 110 calories a serving. Mmmmm

Monday, August 28, 2006, 4:16 PM

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