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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Just stay away from McDonalds



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Eh, not too worried. I could rip apart just about any food and find something to complain about.

    Plus, when he said "it doesn't look like chicken, it looks like some sort of alien life form" it just made me laugh, thinking about:



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    For the love of all that is holy do not put the McDouble under the microscope!



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Shut up and clean your plate!



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    McNugs?

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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    If you know how McNuggets are made What Are Chicken Nuggets Made Of? - YouTube this should be what you'd expect.

    I suspect the fibers are part of the mesh used in the straining process that break off but are considered innocuous. The red coloring is nothing too alarming. The dark materials would be marrow, blood, veins, possibly parts of kidney (chicken kidneys are lodged in bone hard to remove intact).



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Quote Originally Posted by StClone View Post
    If you know how McNuggets are made What Are Chicken Nuggets Made Of? - YouTube this should be what you'd expect.

    I suspect the fibers are part of the mesh used in the straining process that break off but are considered innocuous. The red coloring is nothing too alarming. The dark materials would be marrow, blood, veins, possibly parts of kidney (chicken kidneys are lodged in bone hard to remove intact).
    Quiet now...you're making me hungry! Processed meat paste pressed into nugget shapes is delicious!



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    Quiet now...you're making me hungry! Processed meat paste pressed into nugget shapes is delicious!
    Tasty yes. I used to eat them alternating between Honey sauce and the Mustard Sauce.

    Don't think they are too much away from Blood Wurst, Head Cheese or Liver Sausage but most people want not to think about it.



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    McNuggets haven't been made from mechanically separated chicken since 2003.
    snopes.com: Pink Slime and Mechanically Separated Chicken

    Quote Originally Posted by StClone View Post
    If you know how McNuggets are made What Are Chicken Nuggets Made Of? - YouTube this should be what you'd expect.

    I suspect the fibers are part of the mesh used in the straining process that break off but are considered innocuous. The red coloring is nothing too alarming. The dark materials would be marrow, blood, veins, possibly parts of kidney (chicken kidneys are lodged in bone hard to remove intact).



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    I have been in multiple plants in the us and Canada that make chicken mcnuggets and you would be pleasantly surprised by the chicken breasts that are used. I work for the company that makes the machines that make chicken niggets. Now there isn't much meat in a mcnugget, the breading gives it thickness, but it is chicken.



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Much of what is in McDonalds food is crap.



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum05 View Post
    McNuggets haven't been made from mechanically separated chicken since 2003.
    snopes.com: Pink Slime and Mechanically Separated Chicken
    That's good to know. Now what are those fibers found in the McNuggets?

    Also, many poultry and pork products found in stores does include mechanically deboned meat which does include a minimal level of bone and other parts that are edible but not meat. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-201...sec381-173.pdf



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    The more appropriate question is why the hell would anyone eat anything from McDonald's.



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    Re: McNuggets Under the Microscope

    Quote Originally Posted by HoopsTournament View Post
    Much of what is in McDonalds food is crap.
    Obviously. But, its pretty damn good and I still eat it.


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