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XKCD Christmas Communion

Well that is taking Christmas fairly literally. I ate lots of red meat and drank lots red wine, does that count? I think it should.  -Via XKCD

More Disgusting Fried Foods From the Texas State Fair

Why bother with eating the actual chicken meat when you can just enjoy the fried skins instead? If that’s not enough fried nastiness for you then I’m sure you’ll find something to trigger your gag reflex over at Serious Eat’s slide show covering the best of the worst of the foods at the Texas State Fair. Link

Rattlesnake and Rabbit Sausage with Jalapeños

I’ve never eaten rattlesnake before, but I’d love to try it someday. I suppose that I could try to hunt them, but it might save time to just buy the meat online. Have you eaten it? What does it taste like? Link -via Nerdcore

Vegan Spock

Perhaps it’s because Mr. Spock lacked Vitamin M. You know, meat. Kidding, folks – I’m KIDDING! But seriously, how many of you don’t find the cartoon above by Michael Capozolla of Surveillance [...]

25 Great Deep Fried Foods From The Texas State Fair

Club salads aren’t the healthiest snacks out there thanks to all the meat and cheese, but when you deep fry them you’re ensuring that they’ll do more harm to your body than good. Even so, it’s still probably the healthiest option on this list of foods from the Texas State Fair. Link

Let’s Meat the Presidential Candidates!

Let’s meat the candidates, Barack Obameat and Meat Romney! In his project, Meat the Meatheads, Jason Mecier portrayed the two candidates for the 2012 Presidential Election with various flavors of Jack Link’s Beef Jerky. Brittany [...]

Meat America

Americans love meat, that’s for sure. So surely they’ll love the meat-based art by photographer Dominic Episcopo. Meat lovers, I give you: Meat America! More awesome photos over at Dominic’s website, Meat America, and his [...]

A Song About Bacon

(YouTube link) The Meat Wizard sings about bacon in an animated tribute to the salty little pig strip from Jonti Picking of Weebl’s Stuff. -via The Daily What

The Time Benjamin Franklin Tried (And Failed) to Electrocute a Turkey

Image credit: Comstock Benjamin Franklin loved electricity. He also loved the turkey. One day, he put the two together. It all started as a party trick. Franklin had been dabbling with electricity for years, and he wanted to show off his newest electrical toys. On April 29, 1749, Franklin told scientist Peter Collinson about his dream to [...]

How Your Chicken Dinner Is Creating a Drug-Resistant Superbug

If you’ve ever suffered from a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), you know how painful and unpleasant it can be. But if antibiotics weren’t able to cure it, the infection could spread to one’s kidneys and the rest of the body, and could even be fatal. Which is why doctors are very concerned to find that [...]