They’re made out of funny prompts… 

So, I went looking for inspiration of the ‘made of meat’ prompt and…

They’re made out of Meat

by Terry Bisson

“They’re made out of meat.”

“Meat?”

“Meat. They’re made out of meat.”

“Meat?”

“There’s no doubt about it. We picked several from different parts of the planet, took them aboard our recon vessels, probed them all the way through. They’re completely meat.”

Read the rest, it’s HILARIOUS: http://baetzler.de/humor/meat_beings.html

This story was nominated for a Nebula award (sci fi). Wikipedia article.

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