Технік-радіольщик Мокроголовенко (hector_von_kyiv) wrote in linguaphiles,
Технік-радіольщик Мокроголовенко
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meat basket

Please, urgent help needed.
In "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" series, there is a phrase I cannot make any sense of:

You're the troubled, narcissistic underachiever who can do just about anything from throwing a ball to wrapping a meat basket.

What is the 'wrapping a meat basket' thing? Is it an idiom of some kind or is it used in literal sense? Googling for 'meat basket' I found only references to actual baskets filled with various meat products, but I can't get why it was used there.

Thanks in advance.
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