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Out of the Blue

Here's a little follow-up on discussions here of color vision deficiency since I brought up the fact that I am a "sufferer" myself. A Cure for Colorblindness? (by way of Ant and Slashdot) discusses a breakthrough that involves corrective lenses. This red/green enhancement comes at the expense of yellow/blue perception, so it's not without its issues (apparently it renders yellow traffic lights invisible), but it's an interesting bit of progress in an area where I never expected any. If nothing practical comes of this, I'd still be interested in experiencing this effect to see how the other half (or other 90%, technically) lives.

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20. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 6, 2013, 17:18 jdreyer
 
Beamer wrote on Feb 6, 2013, 16:09:
1badmf wrote on Feb 6, 2013, 15:45:
hey creston what other types of peanut butter are there? and what are they like compared to the americafuckyeah stuff? i do my best to be a citizen of the world, but some of the more obscure stuff always slips through the cracks of my brain.

Jif/Skippy vs natural.

I refuse to eat peanut butter with ingredients other than peanuts and salt.

Yeah, avoid Jif/Skippy. In addition to sugar, they have hydrogenated oils to prevent separation of the oil. Better than the partially hydrogenated oils they used to use, but still not good.

Go with something like Adams Peanut Butter.
 
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