flarenut (flarenut) wrote,

Making a virtue of necessity

Tonight for dinner we took some pork chops from on of the local farms out of the freezer. Gosh. It occurred to me what the pig factories' "The Other White Meat" campaign really meant: "We have bred, fed and processed every last bit of taste and texture out of our product, so that you can eat it without ever imagining that it came from an animal." All that work and all that pollution to produce animal-based tofu.

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