- Salads have taken on many forms throughout culinary history
- Isn't meatloaf chunks "salad" a bit of a stretch?
This story was originally published on CNN.com in 2014.
(CNN)There was a time in my life when I thought I knew a thing or two -- about life, about being a reasonably functional member of society, about language, about being a food editor. That phase of my existence ended several weeks ago when the meatloaf salad showed up in my workplace cafeteria.