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Read the latest blog from Steve Cornett.
By Steve Cornett
Those of you who criticize the New York Times should go over to their site and read the story about how damaging dietary fetishes can be. Follow this link to the story.
It’s an uncommonly (these days) common-sense approach to the dangers shouldered by people who approach nutrition with the simplistic “good food, bad food” attitude that leads to goofy things like bulimia, anorexia and other abnormal forms of vegetarianism.
Plus, the article includes a fine new word I hope I can remember: orthorexia, meaning people who starve their foolish selves because they think it is unethical to eat certain things.
To my reading of the word, we no longer need refer to the different species of meat-avoiders as “vegetarian” or “vegan” or “emaciated.” We should just call them orthorexics and refer them to a good counselor for treatment.
Remember that vegetarian is an old Indian word for bad hunter.
Geez, this vegans are all ameteur shrinks. If you all want to be a hundred years old, have at it. As for me, I am going to have a steak when I feel like it, bother no one else, and expect the same treatment in return. Running 5 miles a day and eating nuts and berries, tofu and brussel sprouts just doesn't turn me on.
i'm not going to worry if the PETA people get upset with Steve or not the PETA organization and the HSUS is nothing more than Domestic Terrorists. For those of us in animal agriculture it is time to fight and take our livlihoods back!!!!