A cross-border kerfuffle over a popular chocolate treat nearly cost a Winnipeg woman a $300 fine and saddled her with a bureaucratic headache.Here's the dangerous threat.
Lind Bird was recently stopped at the U.S. border and selected for a random search of her vehicle. She was warned she could have faced a fine after the customs official found — and seized — her $2 Kinder Surprise egg as illegal contraband.
I can think of a lot of "threats" on the store shelves right now that aren't banned. Those big-ass candy-coated gumballs for one. Surely they pose a choking hazard. Yet they are sold openly.
I think we have a lot of people on the government dole trying to find busywork. I think we'd all be better off without so many nannies.