Skip to comments.Dead pigs by the thousands float down Chinese river
Posted on 03/11/2013 8:46:23 AM PDT by Pan_Yan
Thousands of dead pigs have been found in the Huangpu River since last week. A report on the Chinese news portal Xinmin.cn, said that 3,323 dead pigs had been found through Sunday night.
Shanghai authorities said they believed flotilla of pigs came from neighboring Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces and had been dumped in the river after they died. More than 20,000 pigs are reported to have died since the beginning of this year in Jiaxing alone, where a pig breeding facility is located about 50 miles to the west of Shanghai at the upper reaches of the Huangpu River. Some of the pigs had ear tags identifying them as coming from Jiaxing.
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Look at the bright side, Chinese meat packers are doing a brisk business with low overhead.
Special on bacon - aisle 7!!
Failed Guinness Record attempt at worlds largest “hot pot?”
Perfect place to waterboard muzzies!!
Bring Out Your Dead
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The purpose of the Bring Out Your Dead ping list (formerly the Ebola ping list) is very early warning of emerging pandemics, as such it has a high false positive rate.
So far the false positive rate is 100%.
At some point we may well have a high mortality pandemic, and likely as not the Bring Out Your Dead threads will miss the beginning entirely.
*sigh* Such is life, and death...
No... Swine "Float"...
These people need more environmentalists & PETA activists. I suggest we send them ours!
Might make a good swimming place for Muslim Jihadists.
Where do we send our contributions for air fare?
It must not be “the year of the pig”...
Maybe they are killing off pigs in an attempt to raise prices like FDR tried....
It’s bad enough that the carcasses landed in the river...but I’d like to know the cause of the pig die-off. Wonder if it is the next swine flu gearing up to hit us....
Headline NY Slimes, “Maxwell the Geico pig has gone missing”
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That thought occurred to me as well. That’s a pretty good-sized die-off, 3,000 pigs.
The article says 20,000 since the beginning of the year. They've *only* found 3,000 in the river.
Wish they could make better use of the carcasses, like burying them in Muzzie graveyard.
DROWNED PIG - Main ingredient in pet food packaged for American companies. Label will read: Variety of meat
I would not be surprised if it is also found in human food products.
Hoping to see thousands of Chinese Communist corpses floating down the Yangze some day soon.
Legion, was that you jumping into the river?
That would be a little too heavy on the “sour” part of sweet and sour pork.
They’re just marinating.
Sanitation workers salvage dead pigs from the Hengliaojing Creek in Shanghai's suburban Songjiang district Sunday. The creek flows into the upper reach of the Huangpu River, a source of the city's drinking water. Photo: Yang Hui/GT
They are fishing the pigs out to put into pet food.
Very likely so. For many years, rendering trucks would pick up dead animals and grind em up for feed of some sort.
“It’s OK fellas, I’m not good with chop sticks either.”
“I no touchy with 3 meter pole!”
“Yyin, what are you doing? Put in other end.”
“Swine flu?” Swine can’t flew cause unlike buffafloe they have no wings and pigs can’t fly even if they can flee the flu to avoid the flue and fleas.
Diane Feinswine flies on the taxpayer’s dime...
Not sure there are thousands of Communists remaining in China. Hundreds, maybe. ;)
So I wonder? If this were the Potomac, would anyone notice? Or care????
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