Fo' Shizzle, Texas AG Sues Over Pizzle (i.e., Bull Penis)
Hair Balls has always believed there are two kinds of people in the world: those who like to gnaw on a delicious slab of bull-cock (aka "pizzle"), and those who believe bull penis only belongs in dog treats. The Texas Attorney General is suing an Austin supermarket, alleging that the manager and employees breached the sacred divider between these two worlds by trying to pass off bull dick as notbull dick.
KXAN reports that the suit says the manager and several employees of the MT Supermarket on North Lamar allegedly sold "non-inspected, adulterated and misbranded beef pizzle as human food."
From KXAN: "The suit alleges a manager and employees [at] the supermarket took the pizzle from boxes 'labeled inedible beef, not intended for use as human food,' and repackaged pizzle in consumer size packages, then labeled the pizzle as human food.'"
TicketsFri., Feb. 24, 8:00pm
Gridiron Glory: The Best of Pro Football HOF -- 10A-3PM
TicketsSat., Feb. 25, 10:00am
Rice Owls Mens Basketball vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Mens Basketball
TicketsSat., Feb. 25, 7:00pm
Gridiron Glory: The Best of Pro Football HOF -- 10AM-6PM
TicketsSun., Feb. 26, 10:00am
The Texas AG's Office is asking for $5,000 "in fines against MT Supermarket and the employees named in the suit," according to KXAN.
We wonder if any customers complained that the meat had an extra-nutty flavor.
We wonder if any customers complained that the meat was too hard.
We wonder if any customers complained that the meat got bigger in their mouths.
Good Lord Almighty, we have a million of 'em....
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Houston, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.