Charm your enemies and amuse your friends with the use of the words “All Natural” on American food packaging. MSG is, of course, all natural. But don’t tell the “natural” vs. “chemical” folks that (or do, if you have popcorn).
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And take the time to watch this lovely little short video on MSG by the American Chemical Society while you’re at it.
*Edit: This post has been edited to make perfectly clear that MSG is All Natural.