24 Dec '13, 9am

8 facts about food that will creep you out

8 facts about food that will creep you out

P.S. Don't eat a hot dog while reading this. Hot dogs are yummy, but what's really in there? Apparently, a typical hot dog contains a mixture of meat trimmings, fat and starch or "cereal filler" that is made from bread crumbs, oatmeal, or flour. And all that lovely flavours that you like? They are probably a result of artificial dyes and heaps of preservatives. One of Buzzfeed's most popular videos of the year revealed 8 facts about food that they claim will totally creep you out. The video has garnered more than 5 million views to date. After reading about hot dogs, will you still eat them? A number of YouTube users commented that they love hot dogs and this would not deter them from eating it. The video also reported that 70 per cent of ground beef contains "connective tissue, offal scraps and skin trimming". Trimmings we once only used for dog food and only deemed safe ...

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