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Bacon coffin goes on sale


Posted on Monday, 2 April, 2012 | Comment icon 20 comments | News tip by: Still Waters


Image credit: Youtube / J and D Foods

 
A Seattle-based company has revealed their latest bacon-inspired product - a bacon coffin.

In what sounds like an April Fools' Day joke but is apparantly a legitimate product, J and D Foods claim their new coffin is constructed from 18-gauge steel with a "Premium Bacon Exterior/Interior" and even has a built in bacon air freshener. "You ate bacon, you decorated your body with bacon, your car with bacon and your home with bacon. And now, you can peacefully rest wrapped in bacon," reads the press release.

Justin Esch and Dave Lefkow who founded the company have insisted that the product is genuine. "Bacon Coffins are finished with a painted Bacon and Pork shading and accented with gold stationary handles," they said.

"Esch, who admitted the coffin was not made of real bacon, claims he has already sold one to someone in Iowa and is getting interest from all around the world, including funeral homes in Great Britain."

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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #11 Posted by missymoo999 on 1 April, 2012, 8:34
That is just so wrong.....
Comment icon #12 Posted by King Fluffs on 2 April, 2012, 17:11
Yum.
Comment icon #13 Posted by EndOfGreen on 2 April, 2012, 22:21
I can't believe this lol.
Comment icon #14 Posted by EndOfGreen on 2 April, 2012, 22:22
I can't believe this lol.
Comment icon #15 Posted by Acenaspheru on 3 April, 2012, 2:28
i didn't think it was possible to hate bacon anymore than i do. that's just so gross. it doesn't look like bacon to me at all but the association is just
Comment icon #16 Posted by Mentalcase on 3 April, 2012, 2:36
Trying to feed the zombies so they are stronger when they finally break through the soil?? NOOOOO!!! *Grabs two aks*
Comment icon #17 Posted by hpamdmonster on 3 April, 2012, 7:32
I just gotta have a BLT after reading this.(for you non usa residents that means Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato sandwich)
Comment icon #18 Posted by Sevenof Seven on 3 April, 2012, 10:31
Finally, you *can* take it with you. tee hee!
Comment icon #19 Posted by Vigilanis on 3 April, 2012, 16:20
The human race is a very odd species :/ lol
Comment icon #20 Posted by Clyde the Glyde on 3 April, 2012, 16:37
That's alot of money for just fake bacon. I'd rather spend the money and have someone make me a soft comfy coffin woven out of warm fuzzy kittens. That sounds relaxing just thinking about it.


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