[LMB] OT: Language

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Sat Aug 10 02:07:03 BST 2019


On Fri, 9 Aug 2019 13:20:42 +0800, Sharon Micenko
<wembleyware at gmail.com> wrote:

>> --
>> I was wondering the same thing. But it won't have ANY hooves, so isn't there the chance that vat meat will be classified as a vegetable?
>> It seems to me I read somewhere about some odd classifications ofcertain foods, either by Jewish people, or possibly by Catholics backwhen they were much pickier about their dietary laws. I can't bring upeven a smidgen of which animals they might have been. #FridayBrainFog.
>> Micki
>
>Catholics can eat rats on Fridays. Because they have a scaly tail they were classified as fish...

Also beavers, ISTR.
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