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brentspeak Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:01 PM
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What's the closest real-life equivilent to "soylent green"?
Super-market ramen noodles? Spam? Those small cans of miniature hot dogs? Other?
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Resuscitated Ethics Donating Member (319 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:03 PM
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1. tvp
textured "vegetable" protein
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nickgutierrez Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:04 PM
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2. Any (non-vegetarian) sausage-style product.
How do you know what's really in there?
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philosophie_en_rose Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:06 PM
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3. quorn
fake meat grown in vats
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Dangerously Amused Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:08 PM
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4. Hufu.
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krispos42 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:15 PM
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5. This reminds me...
There's a drum of "Simple Green" cleaner at work. I probably should get out the marker one day and do some editing...

:evilgrin:
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commander bunnypants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:22 PM
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6. good one
I like your style of thinking

:applaude:


CB
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Bake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:23 PM
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7. "Potted Meat Food Product"
Or Vienna Sausages.

Bake
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LynneSin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:27 PM
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9. Seriously - what the hell is that stuff
It's not even worthy of being assigned to an animal and what the hell is with the potted?
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Bake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:39 PM
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10. Have you ever tasted it?
I have. And even I (who will eat just about anything) almost barfed.

Bake
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commander bunnypants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:40 PM
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11. I am a spam fan
Fried over a open camp fire

good eats

CB
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Symarip Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:42 PM
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12. No bullshit
If eating Spam is wrong, I don't want to be right.
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Bake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:51 PM
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13. I love to fry me up some Spam
After the last turn, melt a slice of cheese on top. Mmmmmmmmmmmmmm!

Bake
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MorningGlow Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 02:26 PM
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8. A McDonald's hamburger patty
Ever taste one without any condiments or bun? :scared:
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