School Lunch (image: krikketgirl/flickr)
You could smell the schadenfreude — not that most of big-meat-industry organ Meatingplace’s readers or writers would know the word, much less be able to spell it — a mile away (full article viewable by free subscription only):
Participation in the [LA Unified School District's] lunch program, which serves 650,000 meals daily, dropped by the thousands, and principals reported uneaten meals thrown away en masse.
This was after the district switched to a healthier menu and ditched things like strawberry-flavored milk.
But here’s what Meatingplace — which cribbed its piece from a Los Angeles Times article — won’t tell you: The