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Dervill Crow Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-02-07 05:30 PM
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149. My organic socks. But I have no idea where the 26% that isn't cotton came from. n/t
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  -GODDAMNIT! HAVE WE ALL BEEN POISONED? Chinese Company sells Wheat Gluten for Human Consumption. drm604  Apr-01-07 09:30 PM   #0 
  - shit  spanone   Apr-01-07 09:32 PM   #1 
  - ...that's exactly what we're importing...  Catchawave   Apr-02-07 11:38 AM   #124 
  - "We'll make great pets, we'll make great pets!" - Porno For Pyros  file83   Apr-02-07 01:06 PM   #131 
  - Thank you, Wal-Mart!  gatorboy   Apr-01-07 09:33 PM   #2 
  - Thank you, FREE TRADE!  magellan   Apr-01-07 09:45 PM   #15 
  - Another unintended consequence.  The Backlash Cometh   Apr-02-07 08:29 AM   #93 
  - Exactly.  AndyA   Apr-01-07 09:46 PM   #16 
     - If you haven't seen this article on Wal-Mart,  gatorboy   Apr-01-07 11:23 PM   #44 
     - I remember reading that before.  AndyA   Apr-02-07 10:25 AM   #113 
     - I can't afford Walmart, I shop at flea markets.  slampoet   Apr-02-07 12:58 AM   #58 
     - What's this Wal-Mart you speak of?  Clark2008   Apr-02-07 05:45 AM   #78 
  - Everyone, please recommend this! n/t  drm604   Apr-01-07 09:34 PM   #3 
  - This is their company website..  C_U_L8R   Apr-01-07 09:36 PM   #4 
  - I'm planning on trying to find that out.  drm604   Apr-01-07 09:40 PM   #8 
  - I'm very curious how the commodity markets are gonna react  C_U_L8R   Apr-01-07 09:44 PM   #14 
     - I don't know much about that  drm604   Apr-01-07 09:49 PM   #17 
        - I agree  PhilipShore   Apr-01-07 09:54 PM   #23 
           - It's gonna suck to be Mortimer and Randolph Duke  C_U_L8R   Apr-01-07 10:06 PM   #32 
              - I had to Google those names  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:53 AM   #68 
              - Orange Juice is fucked too  formercia   Apr-02-07 07:02 AM   #86 
              - ...and it won't be long before...  TwoSparkles   Apr-02-07 08:38 AM   #94 
              - Read Dan Morgan's book on commodities and wheat Merchants of Grain  EVDebs   Apr-02-07 11:08 AM   #119 
  - I think some of that info's been moved from the site.  AZBlue   Apr-01-07 09:54 PM   #22 
     - Exactly what link are you talking about?  drm604   Apr-01-07 10:03 PM   #30 
     - They are here:  AZBlue   Apr-01-07 11:04 PM   #42 
        - Poking around  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:55 AM   #69 
           - Try www.archive.org  tbyg52   Apr-02-07 05:52 AM   #80 
           - Already looked there.  drm604   Apr-02-07 07:56 AM   #88 
           - The second link HAS BEEN REMOVED! Well they say it has been moved but it is not the same  Maraya1969   Apr-02-07 01:14 PM   #133 
     - Okay, I found something...  Wednesdays   Apr-02-07 08:48 AM   #95 
     - Nice find.  drm604   Apr-02-07 10:12 AM   #110 
     - Milz international imports wheat gluten!  drm604   Apr-02-07 10:25 AM   #112 
     - Oh, see I was going in on the English version  AZBlue   Apr-02-07 04:52 PM   #143 
     - If you have the URL...  ehrnst   Apr-02-07 02:09 PM   #138 
     - have you checked the wayback machine?  crikkett   Apr-02-07 09:17 PM   #152 
  - They have our jobs. They own our paper.  havocmom   Apr-01-07 09:37 PM   #5 
  - If this proved to be true that effectively we could have been and  snappyturtle   Apr-01-07 09:38 PM   #6 
  - The Bush administration spends billions for a war...  PhilipShore   Apr-01-07 09:44 PM   #13 
  - Want to really bake your noodle?  Kutjara   Apr-01-07 09:53 PM   #20 
  - More noodle baking for you  bluescribbler   Apr-02-07 09:32 AM   #101 
     - My noodle is duly baked.  Kutjara   Apr-02-07 12:22 PM   #128 
        - Look on the bright side  bluescribbler   Apr-04-07 10:40 AM   #159 
  - And we aren't the only ones  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-01-07 10:01 PM   #27 
  - Yes, there's a big problem with wheat gluten......  snappyturtle   Apr-02-07 09:33 AM   #102 
  - I've had the "news" on all morning (Monday) and haven't  snappyturtle   Apr-02-07 09:55 AM   #108 
  - I think you are right on, snappy.  southerncrone   Apr-01-07 09:55 PM   #24 
  - Uh huh. Do we still have working factories here?  aquart   Apr-01-07 10:35 PM   #38 
  - No we don't because the repuglican outsourcing for profit party took care of that starting with  Blue State Native   Apr-03-07 08:29 PM   #156 
  - Here,Here, I'm nodding my head in the positive!  snappyturtle   Apr-02-07 09:41 AM   #105 
  - Hey, I'm all for that!  Blue State Native   Apr-02-07 09:10 AM   #98 
     - Whew! Then I'm not alone! n/t  snappyturtle   Apr-02-07 09:26 AM   #100 
        - No, you are not alone!  tnlefty   Apr-02-07 06:44 PM   #150 
        - Nope you sure aren't!  lonestarnot   Apr-02-07 08:18 PM   #151 
        - I doubt you are all alone, not by a long shot!  Blue State Native   Apr-03-07 08:16 PM   #155 
  - Ok then, time to plant a garden  NightWatcher   Apr-01-07 09:39 PM   #7 
  - This is not an April fools,  drm604   Apr-01-07 09:43 PM   #12 
  - That ad copy looks like it came from engrish.com  TomInTib   Apr-01-07 09:40 PM   #9 
  - Ever have "seitan"? It's wheat gluten ....I've made it myself, using  Gloria   Apr-01-07 09:42 PM   #10 
  - Martinelli's  piesRsquare   Apr-01-07 09:53 PM   #19 
  - Yes! Gravenstein apples from Sonoma Co, CA! Best ever! n/t  junofeb   Apr-02-07 10:33 AM   #114 
  - I have made this too.  DemExpat   Apr-02-07 09:34 AM   #103 
  - I was just going to ask about seitan. I was planning on picking...  Pacifist Patriot   Apr-02-07 11:22 AM   #121 
  - Apple juice from fucking China???? I'd like to know if any of our apple juice goes TO China  Maraya1969   Apr-02-07 01:46 PM   #135 
  - Bob's Red Mill is about a half mile from my house.  Blue in Portland   Apr-02-07 05:25 PM   #148 
  - Geo HW Bush: Chief liason (Ambassador) to China, CIA, head of Carlyle Asia...  Bluebear   Apr-01-07 09:43 PM   #11 
  - Your BFEE at work.  Octafish   Apr-01-07 09:53 PM   #18 
  - Of Course!  Megahurtz   Apr-03-07 08:46 PM   #157 
  - OMG--and I was worried about my cat!  classof56   Apr-01-07 09:53 PM   #21 
  - You need to be worried about your cat. People take care of themselves.  xultar   Apr-02-07 06:13 AM   #83 
     - True  drm604   Apr-02-07 08:14 AM   #91 
  - Check out this tidbit, The FDA will not say where Del Monte got the stuff  NightWatcher   Apr-01-07 09:55 PM   #25 
  - This is a real danger to children who have small body mass  lovuian   Apr-02-07 01:27 AM   #66 
  - Read this re: Xuzhou Anying  Whoa_Nelly   Apr-01-07 09:55 PM   #26 
  - The really bad news is that wheat gluten is used in many, many, many food products.  southerncrone   Apr-01-07 10:02 PM   #28 
  - It's not warfare from the Far East if it's being bought by American distributors.  sfexpat2000   Apr-01-07 11:09 PM   #43 
  - Not warfare but greed  RestoreGore   Apr-02-07 05:39 AM   #77 
  - K&R  Jcrowley   Apr-01-07 10:02 PM   #29 
  - The problem with industrially stored grains  Holly_Hobby   Apr-01-07 10:03 PM   #31 
  - Why in the world  Rydz777   Apr-01-07 10:13 PM   #33 
  - they put MADE IN CHINA on cheap trinkets at Wal-Mart  Skittles   Apr-01-07 10:16 PM   #35 
  - The food (incl produce and meat) industry has fought "country of origin" labeling tooth  kath   Apr-01-07 10:41 PM   #40 
  - You and me both! Label this shit "Made in China" and also label GM foods.  DemBones DemBones   Apr-02-07 01:16 AM   #63 
  - Because we export our wheat?  IMModerate   Apr-01-07 10:39 PM   #39 
     - Yes, can someone explain in plain English - why do we export  higher class   Apr-01-07 10:54 PM   #41 
        - M-O-N-E-Y  Elwood P Dowd   Apr-01-07 11:48 PM   #47 
        - I read it is tied to a big drought last year (06)  salin   Apr-02-07 06:09 AM   #82 
        - It's NOT WHEAT!  Codeine   Apr-02-07 06:53 AM   #85 
  - Can anyone remember the last time you bought something  buff2   Apr-01-07 10:14 PM   #34 
  - My organic socks. But I have no idea where the 26% that isn't cotton came from. n/t  Blue in Portland   Apr-02-07 05:30 PM   #149 
  - founded in 1995  DemReadingDU   Apr-01-07 10:21 PM   #36 
  - I wrote an LTTE on this issue and it was published last Wednesday  George Oilwellian   Apr-01-07 10:34 PM   #37 
  - This is going to get...  greyghost   Apr-01-07 11:31 PM   #45 
  - Have we?  cosmicaug   Apr-01-07 11:42 PM   #46 
  - Made in China towels cause cancer  whirlygigspin   Apr-01-07 11:57 PM   #48 
  - I've found lots of American made Canon towels at the thrift shops  eleny   Apr-02-07 12:51 PM   #129 
  - Why would they word it that way if the intent wasn't to sell it for human consumption?  drm604   Apr-01-07 11:58 PM   #49 
  - sometimes  Epiphany4z   Apr-02-07 06:27 AM   #84 
  - Poisoning a competitor is not uncommon in China  NewJeffCT   Apr-02-07 09:34 AM   #104 
  - Is 'wheat gluten' the way it's listed on ingredients or are there other names for it?  Dover   Apr-01-07 11:59 PM   #50 
  - Gluten free list  PhilipShore   Apr-02-07 12:03 AM   #52 
  - I think it's listed as wheat gluten.  drm604   Apr-02-07 12:06 AM   #53 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-02-07 12:01 AM   #51 
  - No, of course not.  drm604   Apr-02-07 12:13 AM   #54 
     - And I quote: "GODDAMNIT! HAVE WE ALL BEEN POISONED?"  BlooInBloo   Apr-02-07 12:29 AM   #55 
     - And your posts are completely beside the point.  drm604   Apr-02-07 12:35 AM   #56 
     - Well, HAVE we been exposed to toxin?  libnnc   Apr-02-07 12:35 AM   #57 
     - I know of no reason to believe  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:06 AM   #60 
        - Thanks for that info  libnnc   Apr-02-07 01:10 AM   # 
     - I agree, Bloo  MonkeyFunk   Apr-02-07 01:05 AM   #59 
        - I really don't appreciate or understand these personal attacks.  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:08 AM   #61 
           - Whether you understand it or not,  MonkeyFunk   Apr-02-07 01:10 AM   #62 
           - Your thread's title was terrific.  femmedem   Apr-02-07 05:28 AM   #76 
              - Thank you.  drm604   Apr-02-07 07:55 AM   #87 
                 - This happened to me too with a pet food thread  catgirl   Apr-02-07 08:54 AM   #96 
                    - I like to tell them that they're comments are not welcome or useful  drm604   Apr-02-07 10:52 AM   #117 
                       - good for you  eleny   Apr-02-07 01:00 PM   #130 
     - I'm glad you wrote it the way you did. It certainly got my attention and I'm glad.  Maraya1969   Apr-02-07 01:36 PM   #134 
  - HuffPo: says 2 grades of wheat gluten - feed grade and food grade!  rumpel   Apr-02-07 01:18 AM   #64 
  - Looking at their website  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:47 AM   #67 
     - I have read that the shipment goes over the Netherlands  rumpel   Apr-02-07 01:56 AM   #70 
     - found it! - FDA Import Alert  rumpel   Apr-02-07 02:13 AM   #72 
        - Okay.  drm604   Apr-02-07 02:34 AM   #74 
           - Dunno if this sheds any light on this, but...  Wednesdays   Apr-02-07 09:05 AM   #97 
              - Have you seen my responses to #95?  drm604   Apr-02-07 01:55 PM   #136 
                 - I've been away all day  Wednesdays   Apr-02-07 10:53 PM   #153 
  - The fact is, most of the land and water in China is severely polluted  gulfcoastliberal   Apr-02-07 01:23 AM   #65 
  - I am so glad, I'd been eating organic foods for past 16 years!  Rainscents   Apr-02-07 02:02 AM   #71 
  - I wouldn't be too smug about it if I were you.  drm604   Apr-02-07 02:33 AM   #73 
     - Much less likely though I would think. nt  mcg   Apr-02-07 05:51 AM   #79 
  - Gonna put my hat on.  TheGoldenRule   Apr-02-07 03:12 AM   #75 
  - And we wonder why the need for medical care is so high in our country!  michaz   Apr-02-07 06:04 AM   #81 
  - Hey! But they can't do that 'cause  Megahurtz   Apr-03-07 08:58 PM   #158 
  - If we don't ask  ellie   Apr-02-07 08:06 AM   #89 
  - The US sells China substandard products and meds. Paybacks are hell.  cassiepriam   Apr-02-07 08:13 AM   #90 
  - I don't consider it karma if the payback is visited on innocents  drm604   Apr-02-07 08:23 AM   #92 
     - The bad things done by BushCo hurts many many innocents.  cassiepriam   Apr-02-07 09:20 AM   #99 
        - Surely there are many innocents who did not have it within their  drm604   Apr-02-07 09:47 AM   #106 
           - There are many forms of karma: personal, family, group, collective.  cassiepriam   Apr-02-07 03:11 PM   #140 
              - So then are all Muslims responsible for 9/11, or all Saudis?  drm604   Apr-02-07 04:16 PM   #141 
                 - I would like to answer your questions, but you have said this is not the place to do it.  cassiepriam   Apr-02-07 04:48 PM   #142 
  - What I can't figure out is why the hell we're importing wheat from China  Penndems   Apr-02-07 09:48 AM   #107 
  - It's not wheat but wheat gluten  magellan   Apr-02-07 10:19 AM   #111 
     - Would I be correct in my assumption that wheat gluten is a byproduct of wheat?  Penndems   Apr-02-07 11:07 AM   #118 
        - Yes, and I think the FDA has done something along those lines  magellan   Apr-02-07 11:28 AM   #122 
           - You know, when I was growing up in the 1950s, 60s and 70s, it never occurred to us that  Penndems   Apr-02-07 12:02 PM   #125 
              - I'd back an embargo too  magellan   Apr-02-07 12:21 PM   #127 
  - Well, not only do we have to worry about mad cow disease, but this too. nt  raccoon   Apr-02-07 10:00 AM   #109 
  - I just found out I can't give blood because of mad cow.  Miss Chybil   Apr-02-07 10:43 AM   #116 
     - I can't either after living in the UK during the 90s  magellan   Apr-02-07 11:33 AM   #123 
  - What's wrong with wheat gluten? The gluten in wheat is what makes flour  Miss Chybil   Apr-02-07 10:39 AM   #115 
  - Haven't you been following the news?  drm604   Apr-02-07 02:02 PM   #137 
     - Now I get it....  Miss Chybil   Apr-02-07 02:35 PM   #139 
  - Who the Hell is buying this stuff and using it without confiming its safety? Who signed off on it?  opihimoimoi   Apr-02-07 11:11 AM   #120 
  - Legislative Action Center  PhilipShore   Apr-02-07 12:12 PM   #126 
  - Where does McDonalds get their gluten from?  Chico Man   Apr-02-07 01:11 PM   #132 
  - I wonder if this is why I've had bad reactions to cup-of-soups.  crikkett   Apr-02-07 05:22 PM   #144 
  - That sounds like an allergic reaction.  drm604   Apr-03-07 09:31 AM   #154 
  - This if the first time I'm glad I found out I have celiac disease!  emcguffie   Apr-02-07 05:22 PM   #145 
  - K and R. n/t  onecent   Apr-02-07 05:23 PM   #146 
  - This if the first time I'm glad I found out I have celiac disease!  emcguffie   Apr-02-07 05:25 PM   #147 
 

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