Monkeys & Typewriters

February 7, 2008

Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Filed under: weird — andrewkjs @ 5:55 pm

While you’re having fun ushering the Year of the Earth Rat, spare a thought for the rats in Thailand.

The rats are drowned and sold uncooked or ready to eat, with happy customers purchasing rat meat for as much as 150 baht ($4.82; £2.30) a kilogram.

“It’s better than chicken,” one customer told the AP news agency.

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