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Old 04-22-2010, 06:45 AM   #1
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Meat Supply Routinely Tainted

Just in time for "Earth Day."

USDA Inspector General: meat supply routinely tainted with harmful residues.

Not really new data only more detail. Caution: Not for the squeamish.

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Old 04-22-2010, 07:38 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by RonBoyd View Post
Just in time for "Earth Day."

USDA Inspector General: meat supply routinely tainted with harmful residues.

Not really new data only more detail. Caution: Not for the squeamish.
I'm suddenly hungry for a ratburger with floor sweepings!

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Old 04-22-2010, 08:20 AM   #3
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Is anyone really surprised?
Think about all those signs in US restaurants that employees must wash hands after using the bathroom or health inspections and they still get failing grades. Now imagine the conditions in places you've traveled to China, Northern Africa, India etc. You don't really want to know how your food is handled and what goes into it.

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Old 04-22-2010, 09:40 AM   #4
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Not good, but in reality, if the human body were this sensitive to less than 100% sanitary conditions, we'd be extinct. And if everything were 100% sanitary, our immune system may forget how to do its job when something else in the environment hits it...
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