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Published:September 16th, 2013 14:35 EST

Outrage: Beavers' Anal Secretions Used To Provide Vanilla Flavor In Baked Goods: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Anal secretions from beavers can be used in baked goods to create a taste that resembles vanilla, The Swedish National Food Agency said.


The agency confirmed the use of the anal passages after rumors about the beaver`s secretions circulated on the Internet."


I think of beavers wreaking havoc by chomping on everything in sight, and I think of the word "beaver" as slang for my favorite part of a woman`s anatomy.

But I never think of a beaver`s anal glands used to provide vanilla flavor to baked goods and ice cream. Everything you read on the Internet is true, the Swedish National Food Agency has confirmed that the beaver`s anal secretions are used to provide vanilla flavor to foods.

Thank goodness my favorite flavor of ice cream and cake is chocolate; I will never again eat vanilla anything.

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