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View Poll Results: What if anything do you still eat at McDonald's
I'm fine with everything they have. 16 40.00%
I just don't eat their beef. 6 15.00%
I don't eat any meat from them. 5 12.50%
What's McDonald's? 13 32.50%
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Old 05-03-2012, 04:40 PM   #31
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I go to McDonald's every morning for a cup of coffee. I love their coffee.

I am only a little bit aware of the controversy about "pink slime". What is it, and why should I care?

I have read that a cow produces only a small amount of hamburger meat, so the hamburger of 100 cows is bundled together for shipping purposes. No problem, unless one of those cows has a disease like e-coli. But my understanding is that this practice is an industry standard, not particular to McDonald's.

Here in Raleigh, my favorite by far is Five Guys.
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Old 05-03-2012, 04:59 PM   #32
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I am only a little bit aware of the controversy about "pink slime". What is it, and why should I care?
It's lean meat mechanically and chemically recovered from highly fatty offcuts of the normal butchery process. After being separated by centrifuge, it's treated with ammonia as an anti-bacterial step.

It's classed as unfit for human consumption in the EU.
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It's classed as unfit for human consumption in the EU.
It's classed as unfit for human consumption by wodin, but then I'm the only one who listens to me.
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Old 05-03-2012, 09:28 PM   #35
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Ahh, I had to Google Jamie Oliver. He doesn't listen to me either; he came up with it independently!
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My favourite hamburger chain in Canada is Hero Certified Burgers. If you are ever in Canada, give it a try. You can top your burger with Brie or Gorgonzola! Best burger I've ever had.
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McDonald's stopped using pink slime in its burgers over three months ago, so all those fine folks for whom that was the only objection can start eating there again.
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It's lean meat mechanically and chemically recovered from highly fatty offcuts of the normal butchery process. After being separated by centrifuge, it's treated with ammonia as an anti-bacterial step.

It's classed as unfit for human consumption in the EU.
Thanks, Paul.
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