Things were status quo this afternoon when I decided to close my eyes and forget about "everything 2020" for a while. I woke up, refreshed - and picked up my phone. It didn't take long to find trouble on the internet. People at odds with something. Something I thought was safe. Trouble for Toucan Sam.

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Oh, it's not Toucan Sam himself that's the problem. He's been lovable since he first started tempting us to get jacked up on Kellogg's Froot Loops in 1963. Even Tiger Woods is a fan. (TMI, Us Magazine, TMI)

No, it's someone at the Kellogg Company who's done something horrible.

They went and changed - redesigned - Toucan Sam. According to NoiseTrend, the redesigned Toucan Sam was introduced just a few days ago on social media. The Toucan Sam we all knew and loved ("Follow my nose! It always knows! The flavor of fruit! Wherever it grows!"), is now a much more basic cartoon version of himself - with a psychedelic nose. He lives in a world you'll see on TV soon, called "Froot Loops World'. A world of milky waterfalls and unicorn fish - but a world where his old self still exists on a box of Froot Loops. The internet does not like any of this. Among my favorite comments on Instagram:

"If I see this abomination on the box I will never allow it in my house again.

"You folks should make sure there isn't a carbon monoxide leak in your office. Then test the drinking water. Something's up".

"That's going to give kids seizures."

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