Hey, soda drinkers, listen up! Word on the street is that Diet Pepsi may be getting a formulation makeover. Don't worry -- it doesn't sound as out there as New Coke or Pepsi Clear. Instead, they're reportedly changing the soft drink's sweetener ahead of a major rebranding for next month.
Innnnteresting, eh? Though we don't yet know which sweetener they're swapping in, the news definitely makes you wonder: Could this be the beginning of the end for artificial sweeteners like aspartame and sucralose (Splenda)? I wouldn't be surprised if that were the case, given the bad rap they've acquired in the past few years. Whether or not the Mayans were right about the end of the world (due this Friday!), here, other foods and food additives that may very well be in danger of their own apocalypse sooner rather than later ...
What other foods or food additives do you think may soon be extinct?!
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