Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

U.S. defends treated meat dubbed "pink slime" in school meals
Chicago Tribune ^ | 3/09/12 | Ian Simpson

Posted on 03/11/2012 2:12:17 PM PDT by Libloather

click here to read article


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first previous 1-2021-4041-6061-72 last
To: jjotto
American cane sugar is subsidized, and has been protected since before the Civil War.

US manipulation of the domestic sugar market has apparently been going on since 1812.  The government also imposes import quotas on foreign-produced sugar. The effect of all this is that HFCS - made from US corn, dontcha know - is relatively cheaper, and therefore used in more products than it would be if the government weren't manipulating the domestic sugar market for the benefit of a few large manufacturers.
61 posted on 03/11/2012 5:27:58 PM PDT by Oceander (TINSTAAFL - Mother Nature Abhors a Free Lunch almost as much as She Abhors a Vacuum)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 23 | View Replies]

To: carriage_hill
I’m laughing at that pic so hard tears are running down my face!

Yes, she truly is America's Sweet Heart Sweat Hog.


62 posted on 03/11/2012 5:30:16 PM PDT by Iron Munro ("Don't pick a fight with an old man. If he is too old to fight he'll just kill you." John Steinbeck)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 60 | View Replies]

To: Libloather

Soylent Pink.


63 posted on 03/11/2012 5:34:36 PM PDT by Ben Mugged ("Life's tough..... It's even tougher if you're stupid." John Wayne)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Iron Munro
Her ass butt has its own zip code!
64 posted on 03/11/2012 5:35:45 PM PDT by carriage_hill (I'll "vote for an orange juice can", over Barry Obummer and another 4yrs of Hell, anyday!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 62 | View Replies]

To: Dusty Road

Welllll!

looks like you’ll be ready for Civil War II!

Let me know when you are cooking the fish..I’ll be right over!!


65 posted on 03/11/2012 5:40:33 PM PDT by Recovering Ex-hippie (NEWT in 2012)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 51 | View Replies]

To: Boogieman

It was the left and Michele’s pal Jaime Oliver that got McDonalds and others to stop using “pink slime”, their term for it. Now it bites them back. lol.


66 posted on 03/11/2012 5:42:56 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 52 | View Replies]

To: Libloather

We just called it Mystery - Meat when I was young and in school.


67 posted on 03/11/2012 5:47:15 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: GeronL

Yup, the law of unintended consequences strikes again :)


68 posted on 03/11/2012 6:15:17 PM PDT by Boogieman
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 66 | View Replies]

To: Libloather

Force Congress eat all this crap they foist on us in their own cafeterias. See how long it lasts.


69 posted on 03/11/2012 6:42:02 PM PDT by ProtectOurFreedom
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Libloather
"All USDA ground beef purchases must meet the highest standards for food safety," the agency said in a statement.

________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

So it's scraps and trash but it's the highest quality scraps and trash we could find. Enjoy!

70 posted on 03/11/2012 6:55:05 PM PDT by Free in Texas (Member of the Bitter Clingers Association.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: puppypusher

I’ll eat this stuff the day after it is featured as the #1 choice in the restaurants in the two US Senate office buildings-Hart & Russell buildings. Only if our masters eat it will we peons eat it.


71 posted on 03/11/2012 7:05:31 PM PDT by RicocheT (Eat the rich only if you're certain it's your last meal)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 10 | View Replies]

To: Libloather
Time for mommas and poppas to start OSC demonstration - Occupy School Cafeterias.

Time to protect the kids and put the gov't on notice.

DON'T FEED OUR KIDS SLIME!

72 posted on 03/11/2012 8:38:39 PM PDT by maine-iac7 ("If you bought it - a truck brought it" - and because of the price of gas/it costs more.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first previous 1-2021-4041-6061-72 last

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson