Long derided by health experts for its high sugar content –a single serving contains 12 grams –the makers of Cap'n Crunch Cereal said Wednesday the crunchy yellow cereal is no longer being actively marketed by Quaker. DailyFinance reports it appears parent company Pepsico is forcing the good Cap'n to walk the plank.Relegated to obscurity, just like Boo Berry. I need some time alone.
Cap'n Crunch was once the No. 1 breakfast cereal, but pressure from the White House and health activists is having an effect on how PepsiCo and other food companies peddle their products to kids.
* Just what the heck was that monster mascot thing?
** For real. A thoroughly modern corded phone/alarm clock/radio. Now my phone is a computer in my pants.