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flvegan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-30-08 09:19 PM
Response to Reply #70
88. I'm a vegan
and the only supplements I take are bodybuilding supplements. Nothing dietary.

You may just know some veg folk that like to pop pills.
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  -I have never met a pushy Vegetarian or Vegan Taverner  Jul-30-08 02:12 PM   #0 
  - Ha-ha-haaaa!  Gilligan   Jul-30-08 02:12 PM   #1 
  - I have Taverner.  YOY   Jul-30-08 02:14 PM   #2 
  - Funny, I've met dismissive vegans/vegetarians on DU, but never in person  AllieB   Jul-30-08 02:14 PM   #3 
  - It's harder to punch someone on DU than it is in person  Freddie Stubbs   Jul-30-08 02:18 PM   #9 
     - I've been verbally punched on DU for eating meat.  AllieB   Jul-30-08 02:27 PM   #19 
  - You haven't met my wife.  Kutjara   Jul-30-08 02:15 PM   #4 
  - You should not be ordering foie gras. Shame on you.  yardwork   Jul-30-08 04:20 PM   #49 
     - Yep, that's pretty much how she starts off.  Kutjara   Jul-30-08 04:22 PM   #52 
  - i'm a recent convert to vegetarianism, and like religion i don't push my beliefs on anyone.  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-30-08 02:15 PM   #5 
  - Same here.  Herdin_Cats   Jul-30-08 02:15 PM   #6 
  - no kidding! I get more shit from people for choosing not to eat meat. I tell almost no one  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-30-08 02:17 PM   #8 
     - Yeah, me too.  Herdin_Cats   Jul-30-08 02:21 PM   #14 
  - Glad to meet you, Taverner!  Dogtown   Jul-30-08 02:16 PM   #7 
  - is this because you are vegetarian?  MsTryska   Jul-30-08 02:18 PM   #10 
  - Oh I'm a carnivore  Taverner   Jul-30-08 02:24 PM   #18 
     - Ah ok....maybe you hang around mroe polite people than I  MsTryska   Jul-30-08 02:33 PM   #22 
  - Really?  EstimatedProphet   Jul-30-08 02:19 PM   #11 
  - I am a vegetarian ...  daggahead   Jul-30-08 02:19 PM   #12 
  - Then you have never been with my parents' church people.  DebJ   Jul-30-08 02:21 PM   #13 
  - Extraordinary steps to get B vitamins and protein?  mycritters2   Jul-30-08 05:21 PM   #63 
     - I find it amusing that most vegetarians I know will rail against  NeedleCast   Jul-30-08 05:59 PM   #70 
        - I take one multivitamin a day. This is your definition of "stuffing oneself"?  mycritters2   Jul-30-08 06:14 PM   #73 
        - Not at all  NeedleCast   Jul-30-08 06:26 PM   #80 
        - I'm a vegan  flvegan   Jul-30-08 09:19 PM   #88 
  - you need to get out more  pitohui   Jul-30-08 02:22 PM   #15 
  - I have  in search of sanity   Jul-30-08 02:22 PM   #16 
  - I eat meat  Taverner   Jul-30-08 02:23 PM   #17 
  - Did you forget the "can you tell I'm just fucking with you" smilie?  fl410   Jul-30-08 02:29 PM   #20 
  - Most of the vegetarians/vegans I know are passive-aggressive  csziggy   Jul-30-08 02:30 PM   #21 
  - That's my experience. My vegetarian friends  Phoonzang   Jul-30-08 03:07 PM   #35 
     - While it does not bother me much, the vegans I know all seem to be malnourished  csziggy   Jul-30-08 04:57 PM   #59 
        - Hey, Flvegan, chime in here and post your photo!  RebelOne   Jul-31-08 02:46 PM   #93 
           - I'm too weak  flvegan   Jul-31-08 03:10 PM   #97 
  - You have indeed been fortunate  Warpy   Jul-30-08 02:34 PM   #23 
  - I've met them on DU but not in person. Never met a pushy non-vegetarian  dmordue   Jul-30-08 02:35 PM   #24 
  - Where do you live?  Herdin_Cats   Jul-30-08 02:49 PM   #27 
  - but you don't raise animals for consumption, do you?  shanti   Jul-30-08 02:55 PM   #30 
     - I know someone who doesn't eat any meat he didn't kill himself.  deadmessengers   Jul-30-08 03:02 PM   #33 
     - Me? No, of course not.  Herdin_Cats   Jul-30-08 03:13 PM   #37 
  - yes  shanti   Jul-30-08 02:52 PM   #29 
  - I've met pushy vegetarians, vegans, carnivores, and animal rights advocates  demobabe   Jul-31-08 02:52 PM   #95 
  - I've never met a pushy meat eater  Lilith Velkor   Jul-30-08 02:36 PM   #25 
  - Obnoxious meat eaters aren't pushy  napoleon_in_rags   Jul-30-08 02:57 PM   #31 
     - That's what's known as a pre-emptive strike  Lilith Velkor   Jul-30-08 09:12 PM   #87 
  - you've never had a single person say anything to the effect of:  QuestionAll   Jul-30-08 02:37 PM   #26 
  - I recently had a landlord refuse to rent to me because I was an omnivore.  deadmessengers   Jul-30-08 02:49 PM   #28 
  - That could almost be illegal.  napoleon_in_rags   Jul-30-08 02:58 PM   #32 
  - That's illegal. Good grief!  sfexpat2000   Jul-30-08 03:17 PM   #39 
     - Believe it or not, it's not.  deadmessengers   Jul-30-08 07:28 PM   #81 
  - I've met some.  bryant69   Jul-30-08 03:04 PM   #34 
  - I haven't met any that I would call pushy, IRL or on DU  petronius   Jul-30-08 03:12 PM   #36 
  - I find the jerks to be pretty even in both camps.  MrsGrumpy   Jul-30-08 03:52 PM   #45 
     - You're probably more even-minded than I am  petronius   Jul-30-08 05:14 PM   #60 
        - I know... and I am so totally guilty of it of late. It is as if I lost that little  MrsGrumpy   Jul-30-08 05:59 PM   #69 
  - I've met some pushy vegetarians....but I've also met really big meat eating assholes.  Evoman   Jul-30-08 03:16 PM   #38 
  - I think it's a matter of degree, Evo -  enlightenment   Jul-30-08 03:37 PM   #40 
     - Fine....degrees. But as an omnivore, I seldom feel like beating pushy vegetarians.  Evoman   Jul-30-08 04:18 PM   #48 
     - Thanks for clarifying  enlightenment   Jul-31-08 11:35 AM   #89 
        - If that's your sneaky way of calling me an asshole, all I have to say to you is this:  Evoman   Jul-31-08 02:34 PM   #90 
     - Does that apply to politics, too?  LanternWaste   Jul-31-08 02:44 PM   #92 
  - The only time I can recall being castigaged by a "vegetarian" was by the teenage daughter of a GF  slackmaster   Jul-30-08 03:41 PM   #41 
  - I'm pretty sure there are self righteous pricks across the diet spectrum  DefenseLawyer   Jul-30-08 03:46 PM   #42 
  - Yup, try telling some people that it's OK to put beans in chili  slackmaster   Jul-30-08 03:47 PM   #43 
  - Every group has its overzealous ones...  MrsGrumpy   Jul-30-08 03:49 PM   #44 
  - I don't think we want to become FUNDI like in trying to awaken the public . . .  defendandprotect   Jul-30-08 03:57 PM   #46 
  - you must not get out much  AngryAmish   Jul-30-08 04:09 PM   #47 
  - What do you have against apple pie?!?  Dr_eldritch   Jul-30-08 04:20 PM   #50 
  - I have -- but I have seen pushy meat eaters much more frequently  fishwax   Jul-30-08 04:21 PM   #51 
  - Dupe deleted  RufusTFirefly   Jul-30-08 04:27 PM   #53 
  - I'm vegetarian and have met pushy vegetarians  RufusTFirefly   Jul-30-08 04:31 PM   #54 
  - Well you will never be able to honestly say that again. n/t  whopis01   Jul-30-08 04:31 PM   #55 
  - When I was vegan and pretty much eating totally organic,  gateley   Jul-30-08 04:35 PM   #56 
  - Well I have met a couple.  Toucano   Jul-30-08 04:39 PM   #57 
  - Vegetarian equals 35% meat byproducts  theNotoriousP.I.G.   Jul-30-08 04:40 PM   #58 
  - Teenage vegetarians and vegans are often pushy and  tblue37   Jul-30-08 05:14 PM   #61 
  - Excellent Post  NeedleCast   Jul-30-08 06:08 PM   #71 
  - Same here. I don't eat mammals, and I've gotten a lot of shit for that  Lorien   Jul-30-08 05:18 PM   #62 
  - I wish I was so lucky.  cobalt1999   Jul-30-08 05:27 PM   #64 
  - When reporters ask Dennis Kucinich about being vegan--  eridani   Jul-30-08 05:34 PM   #65 
  - I've been a vegetarian for 15 years and never bothered anyone.  litlady   Jul-30-08 05:38 PM   #66 
  - I agree 100%  ZombieHorde   Jul-30-08 05:45 PM   #67 
  - My brother and about half of my friends are vegetarian.  MPK   Jul-30-08 05:46 PM   #68 
  - Kucinich is vegan  graywarrior   Jul-30-08 06:09 PM   #72 
  - That pushy bastard!!! nt  mycritters2   Jul-30-08 06:16 PM   #75 
  - He's outta control!  graywarrior   Jul-30-08 06:17 PM   #76 
     - Lack of protein and b-vitamins will do that to ya...  mycritters2   Jul-30-08 06:20 PM   #77 
        - They've got carrots and daikons for brains  graywarrior   Jul-30-08 06:21 PM   #78 
  - He's speaking at a conference I'm going to next month.  LeftyMom   Jul-30-08 08:05 PM   #86 
  - That is true! I was told this past week that vegetarianism causes CANCER!  musicblind   Jul-30-08 06:14 PM   #74 
  - saw a bumper sticker the other night...  Maine-ah   Jul-30-08 06:23 PM   #79 
  - I have and I'm a vegetarian myself  Raine   Jul-30-08 07:34 PM   #82 
  - I have  ZombyWoof   Jul-30-08 07:57 PM   #83 
  - I have, and I was a pushy vegetarian @ one point also.  uppityperson   Jul-30-08 08:02 PM   #84 
  - I've met a few. My sister is cool, she never pushes it, and she even  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-08 08:03 PM   #85 
  - Bullshit.  Blue-Jay   Jul-31-08 02:38 PM   #91 
     - They're out there.  girl gone mad   Jul-31-08 02:51 PM   #94 
        - No meat-eater has ever accused me of being an immoral criminal.  Blue-Jay   Jul-31-08 03:06 PM   #96 
 

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