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Offline Libertas

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Silverware study in UK
« on: February 12, 2015, 07:23:24 AM »
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/foodanddrinknews/11407847/How-your-posh-silverware-makes-food-taste-bad.html

This is so silly.

No mention of why silverware was made with silver, just a clapping-monkey obedience to that ever-present me-me feeling...in this case, taste.

And silverware was meant to convey food to mouth, only toddlers and the like suck on spoons...

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Re: Silverware study in UK
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2015, 09:51:23 AM »
Silverware became "Silver" because of silvers ability to kill bacteria.
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Re: Silverware study in UK
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2015, 11:08:00 AM »
Silverware became "Silver" because of silvers ability to kill bacteria.

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