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Fresh Pork Sausage Prank – I’m Not Laughing!

My friend, Ivonne, sent me a link to a candid camera style video. The setup was in a supermarket where a guy gave customers samples of cooked sausage and then tried to get them to buy fresh sausage that he … Continue reading

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Dissection: What’s the Point?

I ran across this thoughtful, well written post (by a 9th grader I might add) and I wanted to share it. What are your thoughts on dissection?

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Is It Better to Eat People Than Pigs?

I recently read Michael Pollan’s Food Rules, a handbook that lists 64 rules for eating wisely. While at a coffee shop, I shared the following rule with my husband: Michael Pollan’s Food Rule 24 “Eating what stands on one leg … Continue reading

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Imagine…

“…Imagine how you would feel if your package of hot dogs included a label with the name, picture, and description of the pig from whom the meat was procured…” Melanie Joy, author of Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and … Continue reading

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Joanie Loves Piggies

I’m going to admit it, when I was a teenager I loved Joan Jet! I’m dating myself here, but so what! I had a poster of her on my wall and dressed like the bad ass she was by wearing … Continue reading

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To Love Or To Eat?

I’m back from vacation, and I’ve got lots to share! I’ve also got a to-do list a mile long (laundry, grocery shopping, catching up on reading blogs, etc., etc…). So instead of writing today, I’m posting a powerful quote that I read in John … Continue reading

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It’s Not Polite to Eat Your Friends

When I see bacon, I see a pig, I see a little friend, and that’s why I can’t eat it. Simple as that. – Paul McCartney Photo courtesy of Full HD Wallpapers.

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Some Pig!

“If any kid ever realized what was involved in factory farming they would never touch meat again. I was so moved by the intelligence, sense of fun and personalities of the animals I worked with on Babe, that by the … Continue reading

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