[Sca-cooks] Kangaroo meat (was Re: Vegetarian & Vegans)

Antonia Calvo ladyadele at paradise.net.nz
Mon Jul 28 12:32:13 PDT 2008

Antonia Calvo wrote:
>> Ironically, there was a GIANT stink here in the U.S. back in the 
>> 1980s when it was found out that fast food chain Jack in the Box had 
>> been mixing kangaroo meat with the beef in the burgers they served at 
>> their stores. It was being eaten by a lot of people quite unknowingly 
>> here for some time. I personally never saw the problem but it was 
>> treated like the restaurant had been feeding people rat poison or 
>> something. 
> Actually, I don't think anything was ever found. It was just a 
> rumour.  I heard the same one about McDonalds around 1980.

Confirmed: http://snopes.com/horrors/food/wormburg.asp

Antonia di Benedetto Calvo 

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