In the completely-absurd-and-wholly-depressing department, we now have reason to fear that plastic bear sitting contentedly in every cabinet shelf. Apparently honey smuggling is big business. Behind those innocent bear eyes might be honey; or maybe not. If it is honey, it might contain lead. Or antibiotics. Or perhaps it’s just a colorful mix of cheap high fructose corn syrup from China.
Honey-smuggling for heaven’s sake. Seriously, what’s next? Care Bear laundering? Strawberry Shortcake trafficking? Is nothing sacred, people?
The above link is from Time. Here’s the scoop from Food Safety News.