Discussion: General Forums / The Sandbox - Got Milk? Maybe the Chinese have taken it! - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/6934709.stm
Interesting on a number of levels (western cultures seeping into the east, global economy,
Do Asians suffer from milk intolerance? I'm a big milk drinker and cheese eater and I feel so sorry for people who can't digest it.
I love Laughing Cow cheese. I first got addicted to it when touring Canada as a teen, when my mom bought a package of the little foil-wrapped cubes. Now I can buy it in California in disks of foil-wrapped wedges.
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I'm a big milk drinker and cheese eater and I feel so sorry for people who can't digest it.
I love Laughing Cow cheese.
Same here! I eat lunch a lot with a coworker that is intolerant and I definitely feel sorry for her. Surprisingly, she had never heard of LactAid, so I introduced her to the wonders of Ben & Jerry's! She thinks it's disgusting to drink milk, though, so I always get to see her sour face when I drink a pint of 2% with lunch.
Oh, and I could probably eat several Babybel cheese rounds a day if I could get my wife to keep 'em in the fridge!
The rise in milk prices is hitting me harder than any recent rise in gas prices. My family used to go through four gallons a week, easily. With me working from home, I didn't go through that much gas in the same timespan.
It's now cheaper to put gas on my cereal. I am saddened.