Eating Dead Cow

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Beef: It’s What’s No Longer Affordable for Dinner

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I have noticed the steady increase in food prices for a lengthy time. Up up up and… when a price does not rise the item on the shelf is in a smaller container. How much smaller will those soup cans become? If trends continue soup cans will be packed in 6-packs with three cans barely making enough soup to feed a small skinny person!!!

What are the masses of common folks going to do? The costs of the necessities keep going up. Then up some more.

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Beloved Heat-and-Eat Sandwich Lost to the Past

In the later 1970s and all or part of the 1980s I recall a  heat-and-eat sandwich available at convenience stores, truck stops and other places where a refrigerated case offered  various sandwich-types and a heating device on the counter allowing the heating of the vittle(s).

One of the more common names for the particular sandwich I remember was “Longhorn.”

Another name may have been “Wrangler.”

I do not remember the manufacturer but I believe that varied from area to area.

Across the USA the sandwiches’ name varied though I did see Longhorn more than any other name.

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