The always brilliant George Dvorsky takes flesh eaters to task at Sentient Developments.
I’ve heard all of the pro-veg arguments before, and pretty much agree with most of ‘em. My dirty little secret is seafood: it’s tough not to feel partly responsible for the depletion of the world’s fish stock by 2050. How do I sleep at night? Fitfully.
A better question is why aren’t any of the mainstream Greenies talking about one of the biggest contributers to environmental crisis?
"Given the climate change hysteria currently gripping the planet, one would think that maintaining hordes of livestock would be a hot-button social and political issue. But it’s not. That would be too inconvenient. The ongoing practice of raising animals for food is being ignored as a subset to the larger environmental catastrophe currently in effect."
Wanna read some really disgusting pro-meat propaganda? check this NYT article aimed at the female ‘n’ single set. Then be sure to grab a burger on the way to the Bratz movie.
I gotta go get the car inspected, but I’ll be back for a late-afternoon edition of Critical Condition, as well as a juicy ProgBlog update.