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So, what were you eating: pink slime or lean finely textured beef?

So, what were you eating: pink slime or lean finely textured beef?

By now, most of us have heard about lean finely textured beef, or by its new moniker, pink slime. BPI’s product has been around since the mid 1990s apparently with no misgivings–until very recently. Has all the negative publicity hurt the firm? Ya darn tootin’. BPI has had to shut down three of its four plants, lay off some 600 employees and has the potential of wounding one of the state’s leading industries, cattle. Has the bad publicity been fair? Not on your nelly.

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