Trucker held 35,000 lbs of frozen chicken "to ransom"


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#2

35,000 lb of rotten chicken meat. That stinks.


#3

Gus is going to be pretty mad.


#4

That’s $2.29 per pound… This must have been organic or something other than the local house brand chicken, because that’s as much as I pay retail.


#5

Or the company inflated the price for bigger insurance.


#6

That was the estimated street value.


#7

In the same week, at the same store, I see the same brands of chicken going for anywhere from $1.50/lb to $6.99/lb. Not sure what the wholesale prices are.


#8

well, the value should include the opportunity costs and penalties for default. if someone is depending on a shipment of (whatever) by tomorrow and they don’t get it, it will cost them more than just the commodity price. i suspect that the transport contract includes penalties taking this into account.


#9

Dear god, I bet that smells so horrible. I’d burn the whole thing. There is no way that it would be worth trying to clean that trailer. Maybe save the tires,


#10

That’s all you need to make the mother of all crab traps.


#11

James Bond will return in “For Your Nuggets Only”


#12

Should be “Man plays chicken with 35,000lbs of frozen poultry”


#13

A truck full of rotten meat makes me think of this:


#14

Huh… That’s funny. It makes me both think of and feel like this:


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