The internet cannot believe Trix changed its colors

Last year, General Mills made a major change to its cereals: no more artificial flavors or colors and no more fructose corn syrup.

This affected how Trix cereal looks. Gone are the bright colors and replaced with natural ones:

Credit: General Mills

While this change was made in 2016, the fact that Trix have changed is going viral online now. Twitter user @PrettyBoy_Zwagg shared a photo of his disdain for the new Trix:

"When the hell did they change the color," he asked.

The tweet, which got over 1,400 retweets and 3,400 likes, inspired visceral reactions about Trix:

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Remember when Trix cereal was still fruit-shaped? https://t.co/KIxwwDL3dI
wow, Trix cereal has lost all its vibrancy, joy, & optimism. what an apt metaphor for the Millennial Soul! hahaha p… https://t.co/Z2O3hMOPUe
That's not "Trix" cereal, that's "Pranks" cereal. https://t.co/qYzqFAS2bO
THIS IS TRIX CEREAL https://t.co/FpHkNp3tYd
I mean, I get that artificial flavors are bad and all that shiz, but man I miss neon colored Trix.
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Given General Mills' initiative, it's unlikely that the Trix will ever go back to its vibrant look. They even tweeted last year that confirmed the recipe:

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