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smoogatz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-11-08 04:39 PM
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39. Why do some vegetarians feel compelled to proselytize?
Seriously. What's up with that?
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  -So, we just bought a quarter cow: 110 lbs of USDA Grade A certified organic smoogatz  Oct-11-08 02:56 PM   #0 
  - smart move !!!  grannie4peace   Oct-11-08 02:57 PM   #1 
  - We buy the same kind of package from a farmer up in NW Minnesota.  trotsky   Oct-11-08 03:00 PM   #2 
  - That's up in my neck of the woods. Is the beef really good?  Beausoir   Oct-11-08 05:23 PM   #47 
  - I am not exaggerating in the least to say that it is the best beef I've ever tasted.  trotsky   Oct-11-08 06:21 PM   #56 
     - OK. I've bookmarked the website and I am going to give it a try.  Beausoir   Oct-12-08 01:29 AM   #60 
  - Hey, I know those guys!  Odin2005   Oct-12-08 02:21 AM   #65 
  - I plan to eat my Republican neighbors. So I don't have to waste our canned goods. n/t  IanDB1   Oct-11-08 03:07 PM   #3 
  - I hope you have had your shots.  old mark   Oct-11-08 03:16 PM   #6 
  - Ew!  esuna   Oct-11-08 03:17 PM   #7 
  - Thanks for the laugh.  sarcasmo   Oct-11-08 03:22 PM   #8 
  - Hallelujah !! ......I'll be at your house @6:00 like mine Medium.  BlueJazz   Oct-11-08 03:08 PM   #4 
  - what are the odds of a total societal meltdown, even under Bush?  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-11-08 03:14 PM   #5 
  - It's fairly easy even for His Royal Idiocy -- he'll just send in the stormtroopers  melody   Oct-11-08 03:40 PM   #17 
  - If I may ask, how much a pound was your cow?  sarcasmo   Oct-11-08 03:24 PM   #9 
  - It was a tad on the pricey side this time around.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:33 PM   #11 
     - How many steaks does that 500 dollars equate too?  sarcasmo   Oct-11-08 03:37 PM   #13 
        - A good steak is priceless.  garlicmilkshake   Oct-11-08 03:39 PM   #15 
        - I'm not sure how many lbs of steaks there are: but it's a LOT.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:42 PM   #19 
           - Freezer burn would be my concern.  sarcasmo   Oct-11-08 03:52 PM   #24 
           - Well, it's all pretty well packaged. But yeah--you don't want it in there  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:56 PM   #26 
              - Good for you. Is a year about as long as it will keep?  sarcasmo   Oct-11-08 04:12 PM   #28 
                 - Generally speaking, you don't want to eat meat that's been frozen  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:18 PM   #30 
                    - A good vacuum sealer is priceless in those situations  WindRiverMan   Oct-11-08 05:10 PM   #46 
           - I'd never get sick of steak.  EOTE   Oct-11-08 04:13 PM   #29 
              - We go and pick it up at the farmer's market.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:22 PM   #31 
  - Imagine- if you give up eating animals, you can stock up on even more supplies-  KaryninMiami   Oct-11-08 03:31 PM   #10 
  - Cows want us to eat them.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:35 PM   #12 
     - Meanwhile, we are working on keeping the deer population in check.  garlicmilkshake   Oct-11-08 03:38 PM   #14 
     - Good for you.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:45 PM   #22 
     - LOL!  sfexpat2000   Oct-11-08 03:40 PM   #16 
     - My mom and dad had cows..bought -sold-them- Then they had a change of heart & now  Dems4me   Oct-12-08 01:55 AM   #64 
  - What will you do if power and fuel are unavailable?  csziggy   Oct-11-08 03:40 PM   #18 
  - Fire up the grill and invite the neighbors.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:43 PM   #20 
  - Another point:  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:54 PM   #25 
     - Yes, if things go really, really bad there are no options  csziggy   Oct-11-08 09:05 PM   #59 
  - bad for your digestive system and pancreas  leftchick   Oct-11-08 03:44 PM   #21 
  - Cows are delicious.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 03:48 PM   #23 
  - as a matter of fact yes  leftchick   Oct-11-08 04:26 PM   #33 
     - We call it "juice"  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:31 PM   #36 
     - There's no righteousness like self righteousness is there?  comrade snarky   Oct-11-08 05:45 PM   #52 
  - And another thing:  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:06 PM   #27 
     - ...  Blue State Native   Oct-11-08 04:25 PM   #32 
     - You know, we never buy it at the supermarket.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:29 PM   #35 
        - I think you made a smart and informed choice.  Blue State Native   Oct-11-08 04:32 PM   #38 
     - true enough  leftchick   Oct-11-08 04:31 PM   #37 
        - Why do some vegetarians feel compelled to proselytize?  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:39 PM   #39 
        - Take one part assumed moral superiority over all who disagree and add the Internet. (nt)  Posteritatis   Oct-11-08 04:51 PM   #42 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-11-08 04:51 PM   #43 
           - There you go.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 05:00 PM   #45 
           - Very true  comrade snarky   Oct-11-08 05:50 PM   #54 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-11-08 05:41 PM   #49 
  - I have about 15 pounds of elk in my freezer  phusion   Oct-11-08 04:27 PM   #34 
  - If it happens in the winter we put it out on the screen-porch  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:41 PM   #40 
     - cool!  phusion   Oct-11-08 04:48 PM   #41 
        - You hit it on the head, I think.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 04:58 PM   #44 
        - Salt.  A HERETIC I AM   Oct-11-08 05:44 PM   #51 
        - All types of meat can be home canned. Canned meat is great for most use.  FedUpWithIt All   Oct-12-08 01:49 AM   #62 
  - In the end I doubt that you will find this a satisfying thing to have done  ThomWV   Oct-11-08 05:32 PM   #48 
  - You'd be wrong about that.  smoogatz   Oct-11-08 06:32 PM   #57 
  - We started doing something similar last month -  old mark   Oct-11-08 05:43 PM   #50 
  - My mom and Dad used to do the same thing when I was little.  A HERETIC I AM   Oct-11-08 05:48 PM   #53 
  - Yes, mine too. We would buy a side at a time. And back in those was GOOD beef.  Beausoir   Oct-12-08 01:31 AM   #61 
  - I spent $200 on meat the other day  spinbaby   Oct-11-08 06:18 PM   #55 
  - My family did that with lamb and goat growing up.  nemo137   Oct-11-08 06:39 PM   #58 
  - What if you lose power?  madeline_con   Oct-12-08 01:55 AM   #63 
  - My parents get organic beef from the same place Trotsky does, very good stuff!  Odin2005   Oct-12-08 02:27 AM   #66 

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