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Donkey Con: Wal-Mart selling fox meat as donkey meat in China

The Chinese lectured us over food safety but things are pretty bad in their own country…Wal-Mart has just been busted for selling fox meat as donkey meat.

While other news outlets are writing about the scam, we here at WOBH are providing you with a buyers guide?about how to tell the difference between fox meat and donkey meat so that you aren’t ripped off when buying and consuming donkey meat.

Whether in?Britain?or in China, no one wants to think they’re eating a familiar meat product only to discover they’re really eating an exotic, as one unfortunate Wal-Mart customer in northern China experienced recently, when his “strange” tasting donkey meat turned out to be fox.

But telling meats apart can be tricky!?Even experienced beef eaters last year seemingly couldn’t tell cow apart from horse when it was smothered in?lasagna; it gets all the trickier when it comes to distinguishing donkey, which far less of the world is familiar with, from fox, which seemingly no one eats on a regular basis.

With that in mind, we’ve put together this guide to telling apart these two unusual edibles. ? Read more »

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Cartoon of the Day

by SonovaMin

by SonovaMin

An apology – shutting the stable door etc

Yesterday’s blog on Jacinda Ardern proved very popular.

You’ll remember I used all things equine to describe how she was?smartening?herself up ahead of a leadership tilt with Grant Robertson once David Shearer is inevitably relieved?of his duties to spend more time with his secret bank account.

The comments were very childish – and funny – but today I promise I will refrain from using any mention of horses.

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Hee Haaaaaaaaw!

I really feel sorry for Phil Goff. Which advisor told him it would be a good idea to stand posed with donkeys?

An Ass and two donkeys

An Ass and two donkeys

 

 

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Kris Fa'afoi Memories

Someone suggested I search file photos of Gallipoli for Kris Fa’afoi. Little did I know that he would turn up in a shot with “Jack” Simpson and his Donkey.

Kris Fa'afoi at Gallipoli with Simpson and his donkey

Kris Fa'afoi at Gallipoli with Simpson and his donkey

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