Pistachios

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    Why is it impossible to eat only a couple of them?

    Any ideas?
     
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    Dunno, don't eat em unless they're in something. Now hand rubbed Tater Tits "bet ya can't eat just one" by Carlin's Own, nope, I usually switch off.
     
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    LOL. I finally stopped, but my fingertips are dehydrated from the salt.
     
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    I used to be that way with potato(e) chips. Would sit down with a 3 lb bag, watch a move and eat until the sides of my mouth were cracked and raw.
     
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    Every once in a while, I get such a craving for something salty. I used to do chips, but I now go with salted nuts.

    But, I must confess - my lips are a bit sore, too, from the salt. Those suckers are addictive. Man.

    I stopped before hitting rock bottom, but maybe someone will organize an intervention for me in the future. ;) I admit that I have no control. LOL.
     
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    I can do deprogramming (or was that exorcism?).
     
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    It's the new ads they're running, they've hidden subliminal messages in them. "Eat till you puke"; "You are not in control, do not attempt to adjust the dial"; "Just keep on eaaatttting themmmmm".
     
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    I heard somewhere that if you're craving salt, your potassium levels are low. Eat a banana.
     
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    You should go for a sailor then.
     

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