American cattle farmers are winning the efficiency game, raising larger cows at a lower cost than decades ago. But according to an article published in The Washington Post, today’s bigger, beefier cattle mean butchers have had to alter traditional cuts of steak or even invent entirely new ones. Freaky.
Stephanie Potakis, the casting director at The Onion, has been a vegetarian since fourth grade. Her reasons, she said, were out of concern for the environment and wanting to, in her words, “save the world.” Her large, meat-eating Greek family was befuddled by her decision.