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  • Ziz0u 18 Jun 2013 11:23:00 8,654 posts
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    Deckard1 wrote:
    I watched a youtube video on how it was made once. Its basically the stuff you'd get from a fat womans liposuction left in a bucket for three days, before being pounded into a sausage.
  • nickthegun 18 Jun 2013 11:23:26 61,703 posts
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    I will generally try anything on a western menu and consider myself quite adventurous, but I do tend to eat with my eyes, so if I find something gross, i just wont eat it.

    I tend to avoid offal for the same reason, but it does extend to insects, oysters and general animal genitalia.

    I dont think its particularly prissy to avoid grasshoppers. In fact, i think its particularly wanky to expect people to eat them without complaint. Its like going over to asia and calling them wankers for avoiding dairy.

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  • elstoof 18 Jun 2013 11:23:39 8,451 posts
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    Wolves1877 wrote:
    I would try anything once, Although when I was a kid I wouldn't eat Row when my old man told me it was fishes eggs, Row is now my favourite food from the chip shop.
    Salmon roe from the Japanese is the eggs, cod roe from the chip shop is, I think, the pancreas. Still fancy it?
  • mrpon 18 Jun 2013 11:33:10 29,801 posts
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    Would you lock lips around ya profile pic LB?

    Give me 5 I'm worth it.

  • nickthegun 18 Jun 2013 11:33:53 61,703 posts
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    I think its perfectly alright to dismiss eating insects, to be honest. It doesnt make you some kind of culturally prudish stick in the mud, it makes you someone who doesnt want to eat grasshoppers.

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  • disusedgenius 18 Jun 2013 11:34:33 5,660 posts
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    elstoof wrote:
    Salmon roe from the Japanese is the eggs, cod roe from the chip shop is, I think, the pancreas. Still fancy it?
    What's do disgusting about eating a pancreas compared to eggs?
  • disusedgenius 18 Jun 2013 11:38:31 5,660 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Whale
    I've had some in Iceland - better than the vast majority of the steaks I've tasted. Of course the day after trying some on a whim I discovered that I was part of the tourist industry which sustained the practice and felt like a bit of a dick. Fucking tasty though, mind...
  • warlockuk 18 Jun 2013 11:40:20 19,259 posts
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    Cheap sausages, you mean. :p

    I'm a grumpy bastard.

  • disusedgenius 18 Jun 2013 11:41:20 5,660 posts
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    Deckard1 wrote:
    Yeah eating whale is out of order to be honest. IMO of course.
    Yep. I won't be doing it again, that's for sure and I do genuinely feel guilty that I did in the first place.
  • smoothpete 18 Jun 2013 11:41:21 31,902 posts
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    Tripe I can do without

    fficial&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=DDnAUbXuI4Hm4QS0qYDIAQ&ved=0CAkQ_AUoAQ&biw=1054&bih=463" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Look how delicious

    Edited by smoothpete at 11:42:10 18-06-2013
  • smoothpete 18 Jun 2013 11:42:44 31,902 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Deckard1 wrote:
    Yeah eating whale is out of order to be honest. IMO of course.
    Honest question: why?
    They are magnificent creatures.
  • nickthegun 18 Jun 2013 11:43:11 61,703 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Deckard1 wrote:
    Yeah eating whale is out of order to be honest. IMO of course.
    Honest question: why?
    Because they are massively endangered.

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  • disusedgenius 18 Jun 2013 11:44:19 5,660 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Honest question: why?
    There's absolutely no humane way to hunt them, basically. It's a pretty brutal process of shooting a massive harpoon into whatever area they can spot then waiting for it to tire itself out and die.
  • thedaveeyres 18 Jun 2013 11:44:20 11,682 posts
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    Maybe if we ate more of them, people would start commercially farming them and the whale would be saved as a result. Mmmmmm whale.

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  • DrStrangelove 18 Jun 2013 11:44:35 4,857 posts
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    I find the whale matter interesting. Of course they're an endangered species, on the other hand you'll only have to kill one being for getting the amount of "meat" that you'd need hundreds of pigs for. So I think in a sense it is less immoral than eating pork.
  • DrStrangelove 18 Jun 2013 11:45:06 4,857 posts
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    disusedgenius wrote:
    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Honest question: why?
    There's absolutely no humane way to hunt them, basically. It's a pretty brutal process of shooting a massive harpoon into whatever area they can spot then waiting for it to tire itself out and die.
    It's not like our industrial meat production is humane, is it? Or fish caught in nets and then left to suffocate in buckets? etc. etc.

    Edited by DrStrangelove at 11:45:55 18-06-2013
  • sport 18 Jun 2013 11:45:14 12,861 posts
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    I'd get deckhard to eat whale, right after I free willy.
  • nickthegun 18 Jun 2013 11:45:14 61,703 posts
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    I would probably eat dog given the chance. Maybe even cat but I cant imagine you would get much meat from one.

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  • smoothpete 18 Jun 2013 11:45:55 31,902 posts
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    Yeah I haven't got a leg to stand on tbh, pigs are intelligent animals and we abuse the fuck out of them.
  • thedaveeyres 18 Jun 2013 11:46:17 11,682 posts
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    What's inhumane about a bolt to the head?

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  • elstoof 18 Jun 2013 11:46:48 8,451 posts
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    disusedgenius wrote:
    elstoof wrote:
    Salmon roe from the Japanese is the eggs, cod roe from the chip shop is, I think, the pancreas. Still fancy it?
    What's do disgusting about eating a pancreas compared to eggs?
    All I asked was if he still wanted it after I told him what it actually was, not that it was any more or less disgusting. Relax bro.
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