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Tue Feb 26, 2013, 11:48 AM Feb 2013

Swedish Horse Balls, South African Donkey burgers and Water Buffalo Sausage everywhere but the U.S. [View all]

I must say, I'm becoming very suspicious....

England, Sweden, Ireland, England, South Africa, Europe, Africa... all those odd meats showing up in the "beef". South Africa today is reporting they are finding goat, water buffalo and donkey in their "all beef" burger and sausages. And now, just on MSNBC they are discussing the Swedish Horse Balls from IKEA. NOT in America, the news keep telling us. This is only effecting the rest of the world.

This is foreign beef. Not in America!!

But I am suspicious. How can it not be in America? Oh, unless the Republicans have continued to cut things like meat inspection.

I'm now wondering if, it IS happening in the US but we don't have anyone testing our meat.

How could horse accidently get into the Swedish meatballs shipped all over the world...except to America. They were sure not to put any horse in the horseballs that were being sent to the U.S.

Because, you know, greedy meat processors would lie to the rest of the world but they sure the heck wouldn't do such a thing to an American.

5 votes, 1 pass | Time left: Unlimited
I believe in miracles. American beef is 100% pure beef.
0 (0%)
There is a slight chance greedy meat processors just maybe slipped up and accidently put a horse or two in your chimichanga.
4 (80%)
Shhhhhhh....I have my head down in the sand and I can't hear you over chewing my Swedish Horse Balls.
0 (0%)
Hey, my Big Mac tastes like Big Yak!
0 (0%)
I don't eat meat....so you disgusting mammal chompers deserve every goat and aardvark you accidently eat.
1 (20%)
Shut up Don Redwood and go feed your students their high quality all beef school lunch...cause, really, that's beef. Sort of.
0 (0%)
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You need one more option malaise Feb 2013 #1
I don't eat meat was an option!! DonRedwood Feb 2013 #2
Yep malaise Feb 2013 #3
I only eat birds and fish DonRedwood Feb 2013 #4
We only eat bird and seafood malaise Feb 2013 #5
In Australia instead of the "Whopper" they have the "Rooper"...... L0oniX Feb 2013 #6
Missing "I don't really care" option sir pball Feb 2013 #7
It's like when people try to "inform" me of all the "parts" in sausage MattBaggins Feb 2013 #19
Scrapple and boudin noir are some of my favorite foods sir pball Feb 2013 #21
Do you know what scrapple is made from? RebelOne Feb 2013 #42
"scraps" is a euphemism sir pball Feb 2013 #44
+1 X_Digger Feb 2013 #26
I'm used to seeing non standard meats in international groceries Warpy Feb 2013 #29
More or less what I think sir pball Feb 2013 #34
Mmmmm...goat and aardvark. Arkana Feb 2013 #8
Then there are Jack-N-The-Box kangaroo tacos. Gorp Feb 2013 #9
Call it Equine and people will want to try it. Puzzledtraveller Feb 2013 #10
Ragout du cheval? Warpy Feb 2013 #30
My choice: Media Moguls have a lot of stock in meat companies The Straight Story Feb 2013 #11
ah....now that is a real possibility DonRedwood Feb 2013 #24
I've worked in the meat industry. We have far and away the best food inspection regime in the world Recursion Feb 2013 #12
All beef hotdogs are an affront to the sausage gods MattBaggins Feb 2013 #20
I am a vegetarian, but when I was a meat eater RebelOne Feb 2013 #43
cows have lips and butts. DonRedwood Feb 2013 #25
I'm just not going to think about it. If it tastes good, it tastes good. Ignorance is bliss. eom tarheelsunc Feb 2013 #13
If labeled as such, could horse be worse than mutton? nt wandy Feb 2013 #14
does it matter as long as it tastes good ? JI7 Feb 2013 #15
Water buffalo is a bovine hobbit709 Feb 2013 #16
I don't eat processed meat or processed meat dishes. I buy, examine all meat that bluestate10 Feb 2013 #17
Edit this poll. antigone382 Feb 2013 #18
Perhaps "guest" meat might be less frequent here because some of those non-beef meats... Silent3 Feb 2013 #22
honey badger chalupas Enrique Feb 2013 #23
Well I have to say I ate horse meat when I visited my cousin in Italy. It was way back southernyankeebelle Feb 2013 #27
Makes me long for the days, when I lived in South America. Cleita Feb 2013 #28
Not sure what this says about me OriginalGeek Feb 2013 #31
I don't want to vote the vegetarian choice Trailrider1951 Feb 2013 #32
How about some Hungarian-style Lofasz? backscatter712 Feb 2013 #33
What about all the exotics we do eat here? Historic NY Feb 2013 #35
you need to try a southern wild game dinner. pansypoo53219 Feb 2013 #37
They make a omelets for a whole family. Historic NY Feb 2013 #39
no giraffe? pansypoo53219 Feb 2013 #36
I'm not gonna worry about it. I gave up red meat about 18 yrs ago. Lbp, normal cholesterol, Honeycombe8 Feb 2013 #38
I'm into lamb.. Historic NY Feb 2013 #40
>>>> we don't have anyone testing our meat <<<< struggle4progress Feb 2013 #41
We have the USDA protecting us Generic Brad Feb 2013 #45
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