MV: This came to me like a big suprise and broke my heart :(. Most of us here in New York know of the famous 53rd and 6th street gyro place, but those people do seem trustworthy, althrough it does not hurt asking. http://www.hahmed.com/blog/2009/01/30/halal-gyro-meat-shockingly-unhealthy-and-some-even-contains-pork/ A recent British study found that doner kabab meat (which we in New York refer to as Lamb/Beef Gyro) from London, England contained un unbelivably high amount of calories , salt, fat & saturated fat: [Source: The Daily Mail Online] And these statistics do NOT include any white sauce or hot sauce added. (White Sauce contains mostly mayonaise)! … Continue reading ‘Halal’ Gyro Meat: Shockingly Unhealthy and Some Even Contains Pork!
MV: I got this article at http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090201/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_iraq This shows you how much violence is in Iraq right now and what is happening there. BAGHDAD – Passing through razor-wire cordons and police checkpoints, Iraqi voters Saturday took another step in the nation’s quest for stability in provincial elections that were carried off without major violence but tarnished by claims of flaws and threats of challenges. Even before a single ballot was counted, Iraqi officials were basking in the successes — watching millions of voters wave the purple-tinted fingers that have become symbols of the country’s hopes for a workable democracy. President … Continue reading Iraqi elections avoid violence but complaints loom