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Lawsuit Alleges Freaky McRib Meat Comes From Mistreated Animals [Video]

Perhaps you've come to terms with the knowledge that you're probably gnawing on pig intestines and other troubling substances when you order the McRib, but animal rights activists are determined to ruin this sandwich for you. For some reason products come under greater scrutiny when you name them after the one item that they most noticably lack, and now the Human Society is taking aim, claiming the animals that give their lives to make your favorite limited edition hunk of reconstituted pork aren't treated very well.
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McRib Pigs Horribly Abused, Says Humane Society Lawsuit

United States / New York : Gothamist (3 years ago)

While it's true that McDonald's McRibs are made partially out of a substance used to make soles of shoes, there is still a percentage of the limited-edition sandwich that comes from a pig, and that percentage is subject to some horr... Read Post

Raw McRib Meat Looks Exactly How You'd Expect Raw McRib Meat to Look

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (last year)

Nothing marks the annual return of the McRib like the annual attempts to ruin the McRib with breathless horror stories exposing its "secret ingredient" (think smaller and more legs). Read more... Read Post

Animal Abuse Whistleblower Charged for Not Blowing Whistle Fast Enough

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (last year)

An animal rights activist who spent the summer working undercover at a cattle ranch suspected of mistreating its animals has been charged with animal cruelty after blowing the whistle on the operation because it took her too long to... Read Post

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