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jpak Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-12-07 11:03 AM
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43. Human dentition is omnivorous - no meat eating required,
Meat eating it's not a genetic or physiological mandate

Millions of humans do not eat meat (or animal protein) and are doing just fine.

They can even eat soy meal by-product from biodiesel production.

The horror!!!
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  -India: The edible oil crisis GliderGuider  Apr-11-07 06:18 AM   #0 
  - something else for me to stock up on.  Tyler Durden   Apr-11-07 06:37 AM   #1 
  - Short answer? No.  brokensymmetry   Apr-11-07 07:54 AM   #2 
  - I think I'm going to make up a "guerilla marketing" sticker to slap on biofuel pumps.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 08:44 AM   #3 
     - Not that I disagree, but didn't I see you driving a biodiesel car on the news?  phantom power   Apr-11-07 10:16 AM   #4 
     - Yes you did.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 10:35 AM   #5 
        - Hey, at least it could also run on synthetic diesel.  phantom power   Apr-11-07 01:15 PM   #19 
           - I don't worry about it - I'm not Al Gore  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 01:26 PM   #21 
     - Good luck with that  jpak   Apr-11-07 10:58 AM   #7 
     - Wrong target.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 11:16 AM   #9 
        - Good luck with that too  jpak   Apr-11-07 11:27 AM   #11 
           - Absolutely  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 11:32 AM   #13 
              - Farmer-owned coops produce more corn ethanol than all of US agribusiness combined  jpak   Apr-11-07 12:01 PM   #14 
                 - Farmer owned co-ops get the same subsidy money as the big guys  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 12:13 PM   #16 
     - Where was this picture taken and what role did biofuels play in this situation???  jpak   Apr-11-07 02:01 PM   #26 
     - Ever been in the advertising business?  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 02:25 PM   #30 
        - and the message is BS  jpak   Apr-11-07 02:28 PM   #32 
           - So it appears to be effective, then.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 03:02 PM   #36 
              - Yes - the "L-word" comes mind here - like Iraqi WMD and ties to Al-Queda  jpak   Apr-11-07 03:09 PM   #37 
                 - So do you see any potential for damage due to the use of biofuels?  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 03:25 PM   #38 
                    - I think the potential damage for *not* pursuing biofuels is greater than any fake food crisis  jpak   Apr-11-07 03:58 PM   #39 
     - Cotton exports by US, supported by export subsidies are what Africans are concerned about.  JohnWxy   Apr-11-07 05:25 PM   #40 
  - forgot to post this part of the OP...  jpak   Apr-11-07 10:55 AM   #6 
  - Grain and oilseeds are fungible crops.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 11:14 AM   #8 
     - Less than 3% of the world's small grains production is used for biofuels  jpak   Apr-11-07 11:23 AM   #10 
     - "At the moment" less than 3% of the world's small grains production is used for biofuels  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 11:30 AM   #12 
     - how do you stop people from burning corn in a stove ...  razzleberry   Apr-11-07 12:02 PM   #15 
     - Of course you can't  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 12:18 PM   #17 
        - you can't stop dozens of small countries ...  razzleberry   Apr-11-07 01:09 PM   #18 
           - I agree. That's why I'm so worried about it.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 01:21 PM   #20 
     - Perhaps you would be better off...  Chemical Bill   Apr-11-07 01:51 PM   #24 
        - Since the vast majority of Indians eat almost no meat  NickB79   Apr-11-07 02:01 PM   #25 
        - As the source states,  Chemical Bill   Apr-11-07 02:27 PM   #31 
           - You don't feed cattle wheat  NickB79   Apr-11-07 07:44 PM   #41 
              - If your point is that the OP has nothing to do with the USA,  Chemical Bill   Apr-12-07 09:11 AM   #42 
        - On my web site I have a list of things one can do  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 02:13 PM   #27 
           - > I picked the battle I was more likely to win.  Chemical Bill   Apr-11-07 02:20 PM   #29 
           - Got a published DNA sequence for that "meat eating gene"...I'd like to see it.  jpak   Apr-11-07 02:39 PM   #33 
              - The fact that our dentition includes incisors is a bit of evidence, no?  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 03:00 PM   #35 
                 - Human dentition is omnivorous - no meat eating required,  jpak   Apr-12-07 11:03 AM   #43 
                    - No comment on the substance of the post?  GliderGuider   Apr-12-07 12:13 PM   #44 
  - Sorry,  Chemical Bill   Apr-11-07 01:40 PM   #22 
     - Just because your biodiesel comes from waste doesn't mean everyone's does.  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 01:47 PM   #23 
        - >What exactly is misleading about the article?  Chemical Bill   Apr-11-07 02:15 PM   #28 
           - The basis of my prediction  GliderGuider   Apr-11-07 02:43 PM   #34 
              - Well put.  NNadir   Apr-12-07 12:18 PM   #45 

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