Imaginary unicorns result in real legal threats

By Andy Rice 22 June 2010

Website ThinkGeek recently received a cease and desist letter over its advertising of canned unicorn meat on 1 April. The US National Pork Board, which sent the letter, was unhappy over the use of the phrase "the new white meat", which it felt was too similar too its own pay-off line: "the other white meat". We can just about forgive falling for an April Fool's joke, but believing in unicorns takes gullibility to a whole new level. Read more: Slashdot

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