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A history of getting sick from potatoes

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People always look at me funny when I say not to eat the green potatoes.

http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/food/...

I like in the comments the reference to a Boy Scout manual which recommended not using the water from boiled potatoes because dogs had been known to die from drinking it.

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  1. That green potatoes will make you sick <---- not a well known fact?

    1. I hear/tell that they are fine if you peel off all the green part.