The tasty (or disgusting, depending on your viewpoint) British yeast spread Marmite was suddenly pulled from shelves by the Canada Food Inspection Agency because it contains "too many vitamins and minerals." Yes, you read that right. Please, please, powers-that-be, bring back Marmite before I go into withdrawal.
So why did my father insist that I eat Marmite? Why did he say it kept him alive? My father was a prisoner of war on the Burma Thailand Railway, where allied prisoners, starved by the Japanese were forced as slave labourers to build the infamous "Railway of Death."
And some were just plain rude: Threats of political repercussions: Some became petty: Military action was considered: Like