Meet Vegans and Vegetarians From Around The World
One thing that omnivores and veg*ns can universally agree upon is Taco Bell. "OMG, it's nasty." "Did you know that Taco Bell is the world's largest buyer of Purina Cat Chow?" "It's cheaper for them…Continue
Were you a conscientious omnivore or did you eat total crap? I was somewhere in between, electing to eat what I thought was healthy (it was, with the exception of the meat as my primary protein…Continue
1 May 2011, I finally kicked the cheese habit.
For one full year, I:
Openly defied conventional wisdom every day
Did something every day day that billions of people believe they cannot do
Invited criticism from the largest mouths and smallest minds just for existing
I am vegan.
I am the 0.5%
Last week, I had lunch at Ruby Tuesday's. They had a few items on the menu that looked promising, so I called the restaurant ahead of time to ensure that the dish was vegan or could be made vegan with some modification.
When I called, I asked specifically for the person most knowledgeable about allergen info. Not only did he give me answers, he even made some suggestions. The spaghetti squash marinara was awesome.
After lunch, I went to their website and…Continue
I have to ask this question based on the beliefs toward sexuality in Christianity. It's a topic that's in my face every day, living here in the Buckle of the Bible Belt.
Turkeys are bred to be too fat to copulate, so a farm worker performs fellatio on the turkey with a straw, then blow the semen into the female's turkey's cloaca.
Likewise, livestock is bred to be too big to have sex, so artificial insemination is necessary. Yes, a…Continue
Today, a co-worker walks up to me and says, "Educate me. I want to become vegetarian."
He told me about how he saw a truck full of pigs while driving, and he saw how they were being treated first-hand. I told him it's a matter of baby steps. It will be like a pendulum. At some point, he'll crave meat, give in, then be repulsed.