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It's a Crapshoot: Feces Taint 50 Percent of Buffalo Chicken

Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, food, health, investigation, illness )

- 1996 days ago -
A new PCRM billboard and report warn residents of Buffalo, N.Y.--birthplace of Buffalo chicken wings--that at least half of the retail chicken products sold in Buffalo are contaminated with feces.

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Christeen A (369)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 3:08 pm

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Thursday December 6, 2012, 4:12 pm

Jason S (50)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 7:12 pm
Good posting, thanks

Dana W (9)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 9:22 pm
Wow - guess I'm glad I don't live in Buffalo new York. Why is this information just now coming to light?

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 10:04 pm
Good reason not to eat them.

Freya H (357)
Friday December 7, 2012, 7:40 am
One more reason to be a vegetarian!

That pun was just too good for them to pass up, I suppose.

Ilia A (34)
Friday December 7, 2012, 9:02 am
so residents are warned. it doesn't say what they what the suppliers are going to do about it.

Ruth C (87)
Friday December 7, 2012, 1:14 pm
Soon people will be eating poop on and plate with a little hot sauce on the side.

Carrie B (306)
Friday December 7, 2012, 1:19 pm
Don't forget many of those brands are shipped nationwide, so if anyone buy them anywhere, you are at risk! I doubt seriously that this problem is limited to Buffalo, NY!

Dana R (2)
Friday December 7, 2012, 1:33 pm
If this is true in Buffalo it is almost certain to be in true every other area of the country. In short, you do not have to live in Buffalo to find your chicken contaminated.

carol k (17)
Friday December 7, 2012, 2:15 pm
I don't eat chicken wings or chicken at all. and I am glad I don't live in NY
it is all in the greed business and animal abuse business. people were healthier eating meat back on the farm where animals were treated with more humane care.

Florence Eaise (132)
Friday December 7, 2012, 3:40 pm
LMAO love that title lol im soooo glad i dont eat meat or poultry more and more every day thanks Carrie i cant wait to show this to my two older daughters they LOVE chix wings

Phillip I (67)
Friday December 7, 2012, 3:52 pm
50% huh - that's not so much a crap shoot - although I like the scatological reference - as it is a coin toss. As a matter of fact, one of the last times I ate meat, I got m'self a good old case of food poisoning. That was at The Anchor Bar, in Buffalo, NY - where Buffalo Wings originated. I love irony.

Susanne R (235)
Friday December 7, 2012, 10:47 pm
Dash's has four locations, yet only two were listed. I wonder if the other two tested negative or simply weren't tested. I often shop at one of the locations that wasn't listed in the article, and it's really a great little supermarket! However, when it comes to poultry, I'm always very careful about washing it thoroughly before cooking and cooking it to a safe temperature. We've never had a problem.

When it comes to excellence in supermarkets, however, nothing tops Wegman's! When visiting other states, I've never seen anything that comes close to what the Wegman family has created. You'd have to visit one of their supermarkets to believe it! And to top it off, their prices are often lower than their competitors!

I read the local newspaper from front to back, and I hadn't seen this story! Thanks, Carrie!

paul m (93)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 5:44 am

I don't go near them......

Dotti L (85)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 4:52 pm
Eeew, have never eaten a buffalo wing, and never will. Just how many other foods are contaminated that we don't know about??
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