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What’s with the Plethora of Pomegranates?

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We all know about Hades gving Persephone a pomegranate or at least pomegranate seeds, the eating of which bound her to the underworld every winter, but what’s with this sudden flood of pomegranate juice into our grocery stores? We’re awash in it, at least here in Canada…

Who turned on the tap? And why now?

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3 Responses to “What’s with the Plethora of Pomegranates?”

  1. Steve Clackson Says:

    It seems to be this years “Cranberry”.

  2. Nigel Says:

    Perhaps some wiz at the Pomegranate marketing agency stumbled upon and is flogging some obscure unsubstantiated study that shows they unwrinkle wrinkles…or are good for the urinary tract…or the libido…

  3. Amanda Says:

    Pomegranate is the new black. 40 is the new 30; pomegranate is the new 20.

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