mochamuscle saidI could have swore it'd been Mississippi. They eat everything off the pig there too. I was watching Hairy Bikers on TLC, they went to a place that served pig-ear sandwiches. And people were running up in there...
My dad hates pork. For years we never ate it because apparently that's the only meat that the slaves were fed, and we were NOT to be eating that. (and the whole unclean animal thing too)
I have a very visceral reaction to certain foods that I associate with feeling personally diminished and never again had them in my own house to this day, but i cannot think of anything that I avoid out of a cultural pride because certain forebears were subject to class prejudice. .... methinks your dad just didn't like
a few too many ways his mom prepared it.