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    Quote Originally Posted by countryboy View Post
    Hey, even evil conservatives have to draw the line somewhere.
    How liberal of you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    How liberal of you.
    Thank you! Dont tell anyone, but.....I recycle too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    No...I grew up in the country where we had the real thing.
    same thought occurred to me......chicken is cheaper than pork or veal, why do fake drumsticks.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by countryboy View Post
    Thank you! Dont tell anyone, but.....I recycle too.
    Meh that's not a liberal thing. I made a living in recycling hazardous waste for 13 years and knew plenty of people of all stripes in the business.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PostmodernProphet View Post
    same thought occurred to me......chicken is cheaper than pork or veal, why do fake drumsticks.......
    It's just something to make with left over scraps of meat.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Meh that's not a liberal thing. I made a living in recycling hazardous waste for 13 years and knew plenty of people of all stripes in the business.
    On paper it's a liberal thing, but IRL I bet more conservatives recycle than libs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by countryboy View Post
    On paper it's a liberal thing, but IRL I bet more conservatives recycle than libs.
    Whatever. Sad that you feel the need to make *everything* political, dude.

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    Found this.
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    "History of City Chicken

    "This mock chicken recipe with ground meat goes back to a time when chicken was expensive and veal was the budget meat. During the early 1900s, chicken was considered a special meal to be served for "Sunday dinner with the preacher" or holiday gatherings. This was a time before industrial chicken farming, so poultry was mainly used for egg production. By the time the chicken was past egg-laying age, its meat was tough and would only be palatable when cooked in a stew. So whole chickens were rare and considered a delicacy. In turn, cooks created mock chicken drumsticks using the less expensive meats like pork and veal. Whereas today veal is more of a splurge, back then it was cheap and plentiful—cow farmers were trying to thin out their herds and therefore sending calves to slaughter.

    "City chicken is popular in the eastern parts of Michigan and Ohio as well as in areas of Pennsylvania and Upstate New York. The recipe traveled down South after southerners migrated to the North for jobs in the auto and railroad industries and then returned home with dishes they had grown to love. You will mainly find these mock drumsticks in metropolitan cities as it was originally created to feed the working class. "

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    https://www.thespruceeats.com/mock-c...hicken-3061993

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    Quote Originally Posted by countryboy View Post
    Thank you! Dont tell anyone, but.....I recycle too.


    So do I
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    Quote Originally Posted by ThatOwlWoman View Post
    Whatever. Sad that you feel the need to make *everything* political, dude.
    Irony, you've got it, lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PostmodernProphet View Post
    same thought occurred to me......chicken is cheaper than pork or veal, why do fake drumsticks.......
    It wasn't back when city chicken legs were popular

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