[LMB] NYTimes.com: In a First, Surgeons Attached a Pig Kidney to a Human — and It Worked

A. Marina Fournier saffronrose at me.com
Thu Oct 21 02:29:38 BST 2021

On Oct 20, 2021, at 3:47 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> The real question, of course, is how they taste.
> Also, why there's no OT tag.  Although I guess we can tie this into
> vat-meat and make it Bujold-relevant.  Thusly!
> Matt "is that even a word?" G.

Thusly is not a word in my vocabulary or opinion. Chai tea isn’t either: ‘chai’ meaning ‘tea’ doesn’t indicate spices, milk, or sweetening, but ‘masala chai’ does. 

As to the headline, I suppose there may be religious barriers for some to accept an organ from a pig. However, the recipient might be easier to teach to sing without annoyance!

A. Marina Fournier
saffronrose at me.com
Je persisterai quand même, car j’ais survécu d’être née
Valley of Heart’s Delight. CA
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