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How awful. Were these restaurant patrons aware of what they were eating? I would be more worried about contracting Kuru and prion diseases that affect the brain. Laughing sickness and shaking syndrome has been associated with cannibalism.
You are primitive if you don't eat pork
After-all it is one of the most important source of meat for the last centuries, next to beef. If it wasn't for pork, we wouldn't have come that far as a society.
The suspects confessed to murdering at least two women, eating parts of their bodies, and using the rest to make meat pies sold in the town of Garanhuns.
"corpse medicine" (a form of cannibalism) was once acceptable, it started to grow out of favor in the 16th century.
The recent arrest of three people in Brazil suspected of making empanadas out of human flesh (and then selling them) reminds us that though human cannibalism is rare in the modern world, it still persists.
Are we talking about contacts in the local mortuary, Hospital or prison? Or snatching unfortunates off the streets and murdering them?
Think in this case it was just unfortunates ...
But with the prices people are paying for body parts, they could be coming from anywhere.
Akindele admitted to practicing cannibalism and also to selling human body parts for ritualistic purposes. He described how he would hit his unsuspecting victims over the head and drag their bodies into a hole that served as his hideout. ”I then…use a knife to cut them into parts which I sell to some churches and some ready buyers who indulge in ritual killing for easy money, and some times when I feel hungry late in the night, I eat some parts for food.