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"Gradual Vegetarianism"

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"Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Daniel Rogov » Wed Aug 18, 2010 3:10 pm

An article in today's online English language version of HaAretz about a movement to cut back on 15% of the meat we eat - another step towards saving the planet. Let it be known loudly and clearly that I too see a definite place in my life for vegetables and grains - and that place is alongisde my steak, roast, chops or cutlets. True, I do not eat meat on a daily basis, but that by chance and never because I am concerned that giving up my next Porterhouse or T-bone steak is going to save either the planet or anyone on it.

See the piece at http://www.haaretz.com/culture/food-win ... n-1.307452 As always, comments are welcome.

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Re: "Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Robert Reynolds » Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:18 pm

Daniel Rogov wrote:Let it be known loudly and clearly that I too see a definite place in my life for vegetables and grains - and that place is alongisde my steak, roast, chops or cutlets.

That sums up my feelings pretty well, too.
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Re: "Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Charlie Dawg » Wed Sep 08, 2010 4:16 pm

I'd like to say me too, but I think it would actually be tree now. :lol:
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Re: "Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Doug Z » Sat Sep 11, 2010 3:55 pm

from a bumper sticker seen in canada.

eat meat. 15000 wolves cant all be wrong.
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Re: "Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Bobby S » Sun Sep 12, 2010 7:50 pm

During the first half of the 20th century, mankind began weaning itself off age-old racist perceptions (toward Jews and blacks, for example )


Nice the way the author equates eating meat with Nazis and the Klan. I happen to think anyone who uses charges of racism to shut down debate or otherwise suppress dissent is racist.
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Re: "Gradual Vegetarianism"

by Daniel Rogov » Sun Sep 12, 2010 8:28 pm

Bobby, Hi....

Good to see you. How goes life? Drop me an email....

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