The mystery of the Chicken Nugget.

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A group of researchers at the University of Mississippi poked fun at the they conducted involving the infamous chicken nugget. The team released their findings in a paper titled: “The Autopsy of Chicken Nuggets Reads ‘Chicken Little”, which was published in the .

It turns out that the nugget contains a large percentage of “mystery” meat, with less than 50% white meat. The rest consisted of a mix of fat, blood vessels, nerves, cartilage and pieces of bone.

American went on the rampage when the contents of pink slime in were revealed. It is expected that they will greet the news of the chicken nugget mystery meat with the same disgust.

The researchers point out that they only tested the of two brands of chicken nuggets and no doubt chain restaurants will proclaim that their nugget product contains 100% white meat; however, concerned about their choices will no doubt wonder what they exactly are eating.

Source

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002934313003963

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