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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-02-11 09:11 AM
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81. And then there's the ugliness spewed at the site after Gabriel GIffords was shot.
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  -Recent media attacks on all kinds of vitamins Sarah Ibarruri  Oct-16-11 09:44 AM   #0 
  - Thanks for posting... Big Pharma is so greedy...  midnight   Oct-16-11 09:46 AM   #1 
  - Thank you. Let others know the huge attack on vitamins by big pharma is up to. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 09:48 AM   #2 
  - But big supplement is only in it to help people, right?  trotsky   Oct-16-11 10:11 AM   #8 
  - Ummm....  GoCubsGo   Oct-16-11 10:17 AM   #10 
     - Shhh!  trotsky   Oct-16-11 10:25 AM   #11 
  - +1 Big Pharma indeed  BuddhaGirl   Oct-16-11 02:45 PM   #19 
  - +1 GO BIG SUPPLEMENT!  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 09:41 PM   #29 
     - lame, but  BuddhaGirl   Oct-17-11 10:34 AM   #40 
        - It's your boat.  HuckleB   Oct-17-11 12:20 PM   #43 
           - naw, it's your boat  BuddhaGirl   Oct-17-11 12:36 PM   #46 
              - I'm not the one blindly cheering on BIG SUPPLEMENT!  HuckleB   Oct-17-11 02:03 PM   #57 
                 - try again  BuddhaGirl   Oct-17-11 05:01 PM   #62 
                    - I'm simply stating exactly what you do.  HuckleB   Oct-17-11 07:17 PM   #63 
                       - nope, try again  BuddhaGirl   Oct-17-11 09:37 PM   #66 
                          - As usual, you make a claim that falls and crashes in the face of evidence.  HuckleB   Oct-17-11 10:48 PM   #67 
                             - it's your prerogative to believe  BuddhaGirl   Oct-18-11 10:21 AM   #68 
                                - I'm going with the evidence.  HuckleB   Oct-18-11 02:29 PM   #69 
  - It may be. But so is 'Natural News'.  LeftishBrit   Oct-17-11 04:24 PM   #61 
     - I gotta jump in here before I finish reading this thread.  astral   Nov-17-11 11:25 PM   #88 
        - First of all, I am not Trotsky! We don't even live in the same country.  LeftishBrit   Nov-21-11 11:03 AM   #92 
           - Specifics about "NaturalNews" have been given to that poster over and over again.  HuckleB   Nov-21-11 12:37 PM   #94 
  - I hate the AMA - n/t  lbrtbell   Oct-16-11 09:51 AM   #3 
  - cant have people trying to keep themselves healthy when  leftyohiolib   Oct-16-11 09:51 AM   #4 
  - Indeed, when you could instead pay $200 for Big Vita supported pills!  uppityperson   Oct-16-11 10:16 PM   #31 
  - Huh?  GoCubsGo   Oct-16-11 10:02 AM   #5 
  - Shhh!  trotsky   Oct-16-11 10:12 AM   #9 
  - They're also pointing out that, for most people, few to no supplements are necessary.  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 11:33 AM   #17 
  - "Excessive" meaning whatever the FDA decides? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 07:30 PM   #23 
     - No. "excessive" is that which harms you. Big Pharma. Big Vita. Big Bucks.  uppityperson   Oct-16-11 09:00 PM   #26 
        - Codex is brought to you by big pharma, and the 'news' that vitamins are bad, is brought by them nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 09:10 PM   #27 
           - Codex is meaningless.  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 09:40 PM   # 
           - Codex is meaningless.  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 09:40 PM   #28 
           - we "knew" vitamins could be toxic back when I was a kid, thank you uncle Dr  uppityperson   Oct-16-11 10:14 PM   #30 
  - I heard some  femrap   Oct-16-11 10:04 AM   #6 
  - I agree. Vitamin C is something I can't do without. I wound super easy unless  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 07:27 PM   #22 
     - Fine. Vitamin C is a common chemical. It's available at low cost  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 07:28 PM   #65 
  - NaturalNews? HAHAHAHAHA!!! That site is woo central.  Odin2005   Oct-16-11 10:06 AM   #7 
  - The vitamin industry is big business, too -- and sometimes, the same as big pharm itself.  wakemewhenitsover   Oct-16-11 10:32 AM   #12 
  - Big Pharma - Big Vita - Big Bucks.  MineralMan   Oct-16-11 11:09 AM   #13 
  - Natural News - If you didn't click the link, see what you missed:  MineralMan   Oct-16-11 11:18 AM   #14 
  - Ads is not the reason I posted this. Even DU has GOP ads, but we're not GOP.  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 07:17 PM   #21 
  - Are you not aware that "Naturalnews" is a scam site?  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 10:46 PM   #33 
  - I read Natural News every day. It's an honest site with a lot of information.  astral   Oct-20-11 01:23 AM   #70 
     - It's a dishonest site, aimed at misinforming and disinforming.  HuckleB   Oct-20-11 04:53 AM   #71 
     - More on this despicable web site.  HuckleB   Oct-20-11 12:02 PM   #72 
     - See, I forgot I had already replied to this topic... )  astral   Nov-17-11 11:37 PM   #89 
        - The poster who put up this OP, put up the same OP several times.  HuckleB   Nov-21-11 12:31 PM   #93 
  - Why do you suppose I'm not familiar with the codex you describe?  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 07:44 AM   #38 
  - Because there's a massive push to get Codex approved. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-17-11 11:35 AM   #41 
     - Approved? It's already approved, by the international body that  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 12:37 PM   #47 
  - Christ. At least use the full term.  Codeine   Oct-17-11 01:30 PM   #54 
     - Took me a bit of research to figure out why I should trust a book of statutes or codes  uppityperson   Oct-17-11 03:42 PM   #60 
  - FIVE GALLONS OF COLLOIDAL SILVER?!  Codeine   Oct-17-11 01:23 PM   #51 
     - You, too, can turn blue!  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 01:41 PM   #56 
        - The blue guy was NOT taking colloidal silver.  Manifestor_of_Light   Nov-03-11 10:09 PM   #87 
  - where will it all end?  Peggy Day   Oct-16-11 11:22 AM   #15 
  - Who needs government?  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 11:50 AM   #18 
  - the attacks by Big Pharma won't end as long as  BuddhaGirl   Oct-16-11 03:01 PM   #20 
  - Damn them for regulating food. EVERYONE should be able to buy contaminated food if they want!  uppityperson   Oct-16-11 10:20 PM   #32 
  - Let's just let Monsanto produce for EVERYONE-use monoculture and GMO food  Peggy Day   Oct-17-11 12:56 AM   #34 
     - That's a lovely red herring you've offered up. n/t  laconicsax   Oct-17-11 12:56 AM   #35 
     - Listeria laced cantaloupe and milk contaminated with polio, coming right up  uppityperson   Oct-17-11 01:16 AM   #36 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-17-11 01:28 PM   #53 
  - No restriction of food like happened here....? Jensen Farms is a good example of why we have limits.  uppityperson   Oct-20-11 12:13 PM   #73 
  - It's horrible when the media reports the actual science (FINALLY)!  HuckleB   Oct-16-11 11:31 AM   #16 
  - Naturalnews. LOL...nt  SidDithers   Oct-16-11 08:08 PM   #24 
  - Are you in favor of Codex? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-16-11 08:11 PM   #25 
     - I'm absolutely in favour of Codex....  SidDithers   Oct-17-11 07:07 AM   #37 
     - Here are the facts about Codex Alimentarium  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 08:19 AM   #39 
        - Nice. So you're willing to let the DOCTORS do the prescribing of your vitamins, right?  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-17-11 12:12 PM   #42 
           - Ahhh, I think I see the problem...  SidDithers   Oct-17-11 12:24 PM   #44 
           - No. I'm not misinformed. I want the FDA's hands off my supplements. They've done enough damage nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-17-11 12:31 PM   #45 
              - How about documenting that damage for us with regard to  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 12:45 PM   #49 
                 - There's plenty of documentation with regard to drugs. FDA and doctors out of my supplements! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Oct-17-11 01:24 PM   #52 
                    - I see that you cannot fulfill my request for documentation of  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 01:40 PM   #55 
                    - Get scams out of health care.  HuckleB   Oct-17-11 02:34 PM   #58 
           - There's nothing in the Codex about requiring prescriptions.  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 12:40 PM   #48 
           - Where does it say anything in the Codex Alimentarium about doctors prescribing vitamins?  uppityperson   Oct-17-11 03:39 PM   #59 
              - It doesn't. There's nothing in it about that.  MineralMan   Oct-17-11 07:25 PM   #64 
  - Natural News. What a fucking joke. nt  Codeine   Oct-17-11 01:22 PM   #50 
  - Come up with one specific thing Natural News posts that is untrue. Just one.  astral   Oct-31-11 08:57 PM   #74 
     - That baking soda is an effective treatment for cancer.  LeftishBrit   Nov-02-11 07:42 AM   #75 
     - They don't really say that  Dorian Gray   Nov-02-11 08:50 AM   #76 
        - Are you going to defend this?  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 09:01 AM   #77 
        - I think Dorian was expressing a degree of disbelief, not defending NaturalNews  LeftishBrit   Nov-02-11 12:48 PM   #82 
           - Ah, I see. Got it. -eom-  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 02:20 PM   #84 
        - My apologies.  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 02:20 PM   #85 
           - No worries  Dorian Gray   Nov-02-11 09:00 PM   #86 
              - Well, can't it be verified whether this is true or false?  astral   Nov-18-11 12:08 AM   #90 
                 - If you want to fight together, then you have to choose to go with science.  HuckleB   Nov-21-11 12:39 PM   #95 
     - Here's another:  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 09:04 AM   #78 
     - And another:  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 09:08 AM   #79 
     - And are you saying the article in OP is accurate?  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 09:08 AM   #80 
     - And then there's the ugliness spewed at the site after Gabriel GIffords was shot.  HuckleB   Nov-02-11 09:11 AM   #81 
     - Also, their vile political comments about healthcare  LeftishBrit   Nov-02-11 12:55 PM   #83 
  - confusing  vidalarosa   Nov-18-11 04:25 AM   #91 

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