A Trip to the German Butcher

The Germans build their meat like their cars: Highly engineered. In a trip to a typical meat counter in a grocery store, we came upon vegetables embedded aspic style in meat, meat with olive eyes, meat processed to look like a cute animal (disturbing source reference implications), meat shaped like intestines to make the trip that much easier, and, perhaps most disturbing, a processed meat hot dog in a bun product that was a dead ringer for a dog’s lipstick. Care to posit how this meat reflects the German national character?

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