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posted by martyb on Friday May 30 2014, @09:14AM   Printer-friendly
from the needs-a-spoonful-of-sugar? dept.

Some soylentils have an interest in the Soylent food product, which claims to be complete, scientifically-based nutrition. Now Farhad Manjoo at the New York Times has spent a week and a half living off of it, and found it disappointing:

I just spent more than a week experiencing Soylent, the most joyless new technology to hit the world since we first laid eyes on MS-DOS.

Read the rest at the NYT: The Soylent Revolution Will Not Be Pleasurable.

 
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  • (Score: 3, Funny) by Horse With Stripes on Friday May 30 2014, @11:15AM

    by Horse With Stripes (577) on Friday May 30 2014, @11:15AM (#49094)

    They say you can live on Guinness and Whelks, but I imagine you'd become just as bored with that, if it's all you ate.

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