Fried chicken, a meat product that uses parts of chickens that are “coated with batter and seasoned, flour, and fried” (The Free Dictionary). It is popular all over the world, but is especially popular in the Southern community. However, in the African-American community, this meat product has taken on a racial meaning in the United States. It has become stereotypical for African-Americans to love fried chicken, along with watermelons, cornbread, and collard greens. This new meaning to fried chicken has affected our social community as well.
A dropout's relationship with family, friends, and significant others can fail dramatically (Kokemuller). Dropouts are going to have poor outcomes in life, suc... ... middle of paper ... ...chool graduate each year. Raising the dropout age will decrease the number of problems for students after high school. Relationships with friends, family, and significant others of dropouts may suffer because of the lack of education. Works Cited Campbell, Sandra L. "What Are the Disadvantages of Dropping Out of High School?"
Additionally, what it means to be a chicken is often a negative thing as well. Often in America (and possibly around the world) if someone refers to another as a chicken it means they are a coward or are not brave enough to handle certain situations. Also, depending upon how the sentence is used, if someone is referring to another as a chicken they could be calling them a young gay male or they could be using it as slang to mean a type of hard drug (Rader 2017). According to Zagorsky’s research it was found that middle-class Americans are more likely to eat the most chicken compared to the poorest and highest social statuses in the United States by at least one or two meals in a three week time period, including fast food meals as well (Zagorsky 2017). The consumption of the bird has created social issues, not only cultural impacts, in the United States.
Most restaurants sell chicken that are modified without the knowledge of their customers. It would be of great importance for people eating these chickens to know exactly what they are eating. These chickens are not good to the health of a human because they form things that do not exist in nature. Genes are more healthy and strong when formed by nature. There are serious health risks that are associated with modified chicken like infertility, accelerated aging, insulin regulation, protein formation, immune deregulation band changes in the gastrointestinal system (Freeman).
The effects of not graduating high school. Retrieved from http://everydaylife.globalpost.com/effects-not-graduating-high-school-6768.html Sikhan, K. (2013, April 10). Low-income students six times more likely to drop out of high school. Retrieved from http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/04/10/hsdo-a10.html Whitaker, B. (2010, May 28).
Recently there have been many outstanding acquisitions that McNuggets are made of pink slime. “Jamie Oliver demonstrated how meat scraps and sinew are spun in a centrifuge and “washed” with ammonium hydroxide, which has also become known as Pink Slime.” (Michelle Schoffro Cook) Although it has never been proved to be one-hundred percent true there are also some videos that were released that shows how they are made. In the released video there were some things that looked like pink slime but McDonald’s still claimed it to be chicken.Some people still feel like the video was only released to cover up the truth about McDonald’s nuggets. “We’re still not quite convinced of Imahara’s enthusiasm or the chicken wisdom that’s being fed to us. Maybe next time, Mickey D’s?”( Carly