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    Star Halloween Safety: Halloween Candy Recall

    HALLOWEEN CANDY RECALLED

    There is a new warning put out by the Canadian Food Inspection
    Agency....

    Sherwood brand Pirate's Gold Milk Chocolate coins are being recalled
    due to the fact that they contain Melamine, the ingredient in milk
    product that has caused many infant deaths in china. These candies are
    sold at Costco, as well as many bulk and dollar stores. please make
    sure to check your childrens halloween candy and DO NOT LET THEM EAT
    THE PIRATE COINS
    (you know the ones wrapped in the shiny gold foil) and

    please let other parents know about this!

    (you can verify this on snopes:
    snopes.com: Pirate's Gold Chocolate Coin Recall)
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    Big thanks on this one -- I'll double check my candy when I get home tonight.

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    I seen this posting and forgot to check it out on Snopes. THe internet is wonderful finding out these things. Thanks again.
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    This snopes.com site is kinda neat, I never heard of it before.
    Hope Everyone Is Enjoying The Day. Best Wishes From MN ~ Pamela

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    Thanks..Ill make sure I check....
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    Thank you so much, that is sooooo scary. Shouldnt they check for these things before they go out on the market? Thanks again
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    Quote Originally Posted by jkpjohnson View Post
    This snopes.com site is kinda neat, I never heard of it before.
    Yes snopes.com is really handi. My sons and nieces use it all the time. Alot of facts on that site.
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    I believe White Rabbit Candy has also been recalled for Melamine. Here's the link:
    Candy Recall: China Melamine Contamination Hits Candy in the US - US Recall News Alert

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