pink slime

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at COX.NET
Sat Mar 10 06:55:56 UTC 2012

On 3/10/2012 12:01 AM, Victor Steinbok wrote:

> Just as a follow-up, it seems the "pink slime" stories are multiplying.
> Last week there was a revelation that pink slime has been approved for
> school lunch hamburgers. Now it gets worse--and better. We get to find
> out who supposedly coined the term!

I'm no expert, but I'm guessing that it is simply a descriptive--like
"black goo" or "sweet sticky stuff".

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