Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Oh nooooooooooo!!

Maybe we can ship all of our government butter there and pay off our National Debt?

But do it quickly before the Chinese sell them their butter

Norway butter shortage threatens Christmas treats
Times Live -

An acute butter shortage in Norway, one of the world's richest countries, has left people worrying how to bake their Christmas goodies with store shelves emptied and prices through the roof.

The shortfall, expected to last into January, amounts to between 500 and 1,000 tonnes, said Tine, Norway's main dairy company, while online sellers have offered 500-gramme packs for up to 350 euros ($465).

The dire shortage poses a serious challenge for Norwegians who are trying to finish their traditional Christmas baking -- a task which usually requires them to make at least seven different kinds of biscuits.

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