Image by Rachel from Cupcakes Take the Cake via Flickr Bacon Bits. Fruity Pebbles. Chicken Nuggets. Fish sticks. We have such low expectations for our food (as advertised on TV!) that having a certain foodiness built into the title is enough. Oh, and maybe we’d like a deceptive image of the real food article masquerading on the box as if it were contained inside. Makes us feel better about serving this phantom food to our kids. And an image of a wholesome freckle-faced girl …

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