“But then, Ron Paul made a statement that aroused even more applause. “You might even be able to drink raw milk.”
It was deafening in that arena. For a moment I thought the roof might collapse as the people screamed themselves hoarse. So I ask again. Is it that Texans just like raw milk? Well… maybe not so much.
When I was a small boy, my grandmother milked her cow every morning and I remember watching as she strained her bucket through cheese cloth into a big jar. I asked her for a taste which she initially denied, but once I had pestered her sufficiently, she relented. I took a big drink and immediately wanted to spit it out. It was still warm, and icky, and tasted of fat. Continue reading