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PIG STILL ALIVE
Sally Ryan for The New York Times
Marshalltown, Iowa 2/23/2007
Randy Eisentrager, the sticker on the kill floor, inserts a knife in the hog’s necks to drain the blood before the animals are dissected. Smith and Company’s pork processing plant in Marshalltown, Iowa was the sight of a raid by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials in December 2006 where dozens of employees were taken into custody.
If you think Iowans of New Hampshire types are like the rest of the USA – think again