day : 22/11/2010 1 result

The Unhappy Face of Today’s Feast and What to Do

Today's New York Times had a piece by its City Critic about the "humane" slaughtering that certain privileged turkeys get.   Apparently, fancy Hudson Valley birds (as opposed to the gazillion others that are killed without the "special treatment") get a one-two blessing of a higher authority and a swift chop-n'slice.  The idea is it's a better way to go.  Or so we tell ourselves.  Ariel Kaminer describes her experience as "gross" and  said it made her feel "crummy."   Yet, it ...