• birds are not susceptible to capsaicin
• birds are basically dinosaurs
• so dinosaurs were not susceptible to capsaicin
• so dinosaurs could not use hot peppers in their cuisine for their "heat"
• so dinosaur cuisine probably relied more on black pepper and sharp acidic flavors for heat

@ranjit Isn't that the main ingredient in pepper spray?

@x44203 yeah, so don't try to stop velociraptors with pepper spray

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