While on a recent trip to Capitol Hill, Jillian Michaels spoke with Senators Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein about cosponsoring a bill that would ban the slaughter of horses in America.
PETA's Vice President Dan Mathews was there as well, lending his voice to the issue.
They all retreated to Sen. Boxer's office to talk more about the bill that would make it illegal to kill horses for their meat but also they discuss the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act.
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With a huge horse meat scare making its way through Europe, everyone has been getting nervous that their ground beef might not be all it says it is.
So ground-beef samples from nine NYC grocery stores was tested.
And when the results were analyzed, looking for horse DNA they found…
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This is not cool.
Taco Bells in Europe recently found traces of horse meat in their beef, but as soon as they took notice, they recalled the meat.
The restaurant's owner Yum Brands Inc. released a statement, saying:
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This is SUPER gross!
We previously mentioned that horse meat has worked its way into the meat market throughout Europe.
Now, horse meat has been found in the frozen meatballs sold at Ikea in Sweden!
The meatballs also shipped to
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When it comes to news, no one does it better than Stephen Colbert.
Sure, it may not be the most in-depth coverage, but it sure is worth listening to!
We previously mentioned that in the UK, there has been an ongoing horse meat scandal.
Actual horse meat made its way into fast food and super markets and caused a panic in many European countries!
That's so nasty!!
Stephen Colbert doesn't seem to be as concerned as most other people are, though.
We wonder why…
Check out the video (above) to find out!
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Oh heckz no! Not again!!
Europe may be home to lots of good eats, but who would've thought that they would continuously try to pawn off products with horsemeat, such as Findus Beef Lasagne.
On Thursday, the UK food safety authorities found over 60 percent of horsemeat in the Findus dish, and after close examination, they're still not sure if this meal is putting people at risk.
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