Fun Fact- Green Peppers, Zucchini, Cucumbers and Tomatoes are all Fruits

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Fun Fact- Green Peppers, Zucchini, Cucumbers and Tomatoes are all Fruits

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Technically, green peppers, zucchini, cucumbers and tomatoes are all fruits, but according to the 1893 Nix v. Hedden, the Supreme Court decided tomatoes were vegetables and therefore subject to the vegetable tariff.  They claimed that tomatoes have to be vegetables because they are usually served with dinner and not dessert.

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