July 31, 2008

Missed wordplay opportunity

If you're going to put a (probably infringing) Disney character on the label of my pluot...


...it should really be Pluto.

Posted by Francis at 10:06 AM

They already had the right orange color and everything! What a waste.

Posted by: Debby at July 31, 2008 04:27 PM

Per Wikipedia, one of the pluot varieties in season right now is "Flavor Grenade." I'd like to believe it was so named because it was developed in Grenada, but I don't have a lot of hope that that's true.

Posted by: Scott at August 2, 2008 09:23 AM

Note that it does say "(c) Disney" on the side, so I suspect it's not infringement. It is, in fact, part of a series:


Posted by: Lance at August 4, 2008 02:00 PM

I don't know -- just because they put a copyright line on the side doesn't necessarily mean they got permission. But you're right, it's possible. Re that other photo: w00t! There it is.

Posted by: Francis at August 5, 2008 08:36 AM
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