CNN has been covering it live for the last hour or more, but I don't see anything on their web site yet. I'm sure there will be soon. It is (so far) a single case in Washington state.Originally posted by: Moonbeam
Did I just hear mad cow in Washington state? I'm trying to eat my dinner.
Originally posted by: HelloDeli
Mad Cow, Alzheimers, and any other brain wasting disease is a morbid fear of mine. If this goes beyond a few cases or infects a human, I will quit eating beef altogether. Like Dan Quayle said, "What a waste it is to lose ones mind".
It's been partial Horsemeat for years now, now will be 100% Horsemeat like Dog food.Originally posted by: TheAudit
Why would shares of McDonalds drop because of this news? Since when they did start using real beef?
Notice I did not have a link, was going by a Lawyer friend said a ways back.
Hey, an Engineer sighting in P&NOriginally posted by: Engineer
The problem that I have (maybe I'm just being a little paranoid or ignorant) is that they removed the brain, spinal cord and lower intestine, which are suppose to be the "infected" portions of the cow, and then sent the REST to a meat processing plant.
Does this not bother anyone else?
/Me goes to find some chicken!
Nuts, beans, chicken, fish (watch the mercury and PCB), and nonfat dairy are excellent sources of low carb, high protein meals . . . in fact, before Dr.A went to the great big buffet in the sky he amended his original diet to de-emphasize beef/pork-sourced protein.Well... aren't I glad I didn't switch to Atkins