58K Pounds of Ground Beef Recalled for Containing Plastic

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Oops: A California meat company has recalled 29 tons of ground beef — that’s 58,000 pounds — destined for the National School Lunch program because it may contain pieces of plastic. It seems the recall may have come too late, though: “Customer complaints” prompted the move. Still sounds better than pink slime. [CBS/AP]