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anotherdrew Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-27-07 01:17 AM
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18. in other words, we're gladly buying the rope with which to hang us n/t
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  -Court: Menu Foods harassed pet owners RamboLiberal  May-26-07 06:15 PM   #0 
  - k&r...n/t  Madspirit   May-26-07 06:19 PM   #1 
  - Jin Zemin does have a point!  MikeNearMcChord   May-26-07 06:21 PM   #2 
  - The Chinese Are Right  iamjoy   May-26-07 06:25 PM   #3 
  - One of my first thoughts was why didn't the purchasers of this cheap gluten wonder why it was so  BrklynLiberal   May-26-07 06:37 PM   #5 
  - Let's blame this one on Wal-Mart and MBAs  jmowreader   May-26-07 07:17 PM   #8 
     - I can see how it could be argued that Wal-Mart almost singlehandedly gave our economy  BrklynLiberal   May-26-07 07:58 PM   #10 
     - You described pretty well how WalMart destroyed Vlasic pickles.  PSPS   May-26-07 08:03 PM   #12 
     - Good post  Nikki Stone1   May-27-07 01:01 AM   #16 
  - The "invisible hand" always ends up giving us the finger in the end!  bullwinkle428   May-26-07 10:32 PM   #15 
  - It wasn't even gluten, just plain wheat with melamine...  candice   May-26-07 06:37 PM   #4 
  - So you're a food chemistry whiz who could have figured it out a  kestrel91316   May-26-07 09:55 PM   #14 
  - Profits at any cost?  UpInArms   May-26-07 06:39 PM   #6 
  - walmart effect  madrchsod   May-26-07 07:13 PM   #7 
  - Check out this quote from the USA Today article::  loudsue   May-26-07 07:18 PM   #9 
  - Wait til it kills a few thousand people or pets..THEN take action.  BrklynLiberal   May-26-07 08:00 PM   #11 
  - Jin Zemin is right...  GoddessOfGuinness   May-26-07 08:03 PM   #13 
  - No , Jin Zemin is irresponsible and China needs better controls on its foodstuffs  Nikki Stone1   May-27-07 01:04 AM   #17 
     - oh come on...  anotherdrew   May-27-07 01:22 AM   #20 
     - Look--If I am a company and I sell you a computer really cheaply, you still expect the thing to work  Nikki Stone1   May-27-07 09:36 AM   #27 
        - But if you buy a computer  bezdomny   May-27-07 11:15 PM   #33 
     - Certainly China needs to clean up its act, but the US companies  GoddessOfGuinness   May-27-07 01:59 AM   #22 
        - No, but buying cheap in US did not mean buying "contaminated" or "adulerated"; the FDA had rules  Nikki Stone1   May-27-07 09:38 AM   #28 
           - But as I said, they've been doing it for decades now..  GoddessOfGuinness   May-27-07 11:00 PM   #32 
  - in other words, we're gladly buying the rope with which to hang us n/t  anotherdrew   May-27-07 01:17 AM   #18 
  - Yuan Changxiang is the Chinese equivalent of America's "heck of a job, Brownie" Michael Brown.  PinkyisBlue   May-27-07 01:20 AM   #19 
  - Exactly. He's just fingerpointing because his countrymen got caught  Nikki Stone1   May-27-07 09:39 AM   #29 
  - This whole mess is so disturbing.  StarryNite   May-27-07 01:39 AM   #21 
  - So much for Free Trade  formercia   May-27-07 04:26 AM   #23 
  - THAT was the best comment on this whole thread.  loudsue   May-27-07 12:17 PM   #30 
     - I'm glad someone understood  formercia   May-27-07 09:35 PM   #31 
  - Poisoned pet food and harassment by corporations brought to you by free trade. n/t  fasttense   May-27-07 06:54 AM   #24 
  - Oh, but don't you know? Free trade is the answer to EVERYTHING!....  indie_ana_500   May-27-07 07:50 AM   #26 
  - How to contact Menu Foods  IanDB1   May-27-07 07:23 AM   #25 
  - The Chinese excuse is total BS!  napi21   May-28-07 12:20 AM   #34 

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