Fortune Cookie Messages to Change After Parent Complaints

by Nate Wooley | February 11, 2013 9:29 am

Fortune Cookie Messages to Change After Parent Complaints

fortune cookie 630 300x199 Fortune Cookie Messages to Change After Parent Complaints[1]Here’s a prediction you can count on: At least one fortune cookie maker will be changing its messages.

Wonton Foods, a Brooklyn, N.Y., maker of fortune cookies, will no longer include romantic fortunes, reports The New York Post[2]. The baker says it received numerous complaints from parents about some of its fortunes.

Vice President David Wong told The Post that if the company gets more than a few complaints, it will remove any particular fortune from circulation. “Messages have to be rated G. They can’t be offensive,” said Wong.

Among the fortunes removed are:

Among the new fortunes are:

More stories about parents:

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/fortune_cookie_630.jpg
  2. reports The New York Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/brooklyn/cookie_but_no_nookie_khz3j8j91OGL9mvH5EQiPJ
  3. Parents, Kids Not Digging the New Chuck E. Cheese Mascot: http://investorplace.com/2012/11/parents-kids-not-digging-the-new-chuck-e-cheese-mascot/
  4. Don’t Ask Your Parents for Help With Retirement Planning: http://slant.investorplace.com/2012/11/retirement-dont-invest-like-your-parents/
  5. Oops! Kid’s Meal Calendar Contains Pic of Nude Woman: http://investorplace.com/2013/02/oops-kids-meal-calendar-contains-pic-of-nude-woman/

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