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SpiralHawk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-14-09 07:37 AM
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11. Nota Bene: No country is immune, not even the USA
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No country is immune to the effects of tightening food supplies, not even the U.S., the worlds breadbasketI



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  -Could Food Shortages Bring Down Civilization? Richard D  May-12-09 10:14 AM   #0 
  - This blog post gives the Big Picture of what's happening, and about to happen  SpiralHawk   May-12-09 10:19 AM   #1 
  - there is that black market selling of dog meat to restaurants in Russia  ensho   May-12-09 10:37 AM   #2 
  - Yes..  Fumesucker   May-12-09 10:45 AM   #3 
  - if we in the industrialized world reduced our ridiculous level of meat consumption  unpossibles   May-12-09 10:46 AM   #4 
  - I'm not a vegetarian  Richard D   May-12-09 11:01 AM   #6 
  - exactly and thank you  unpossibles   May-12-09 01:01 PM   #10 
  - If something is cheap, it will be wasted  The2ndWheel   May-12-09 11:11 AM   #7 
     - true, but the reason meat is so cheap is because of massive water subsidies and other kickbacks  unpossibles   May-12-09 12:58 PM   #9 
  - It's not going to help. nt  bemildred   May-12-09 10:59 AM   #5 
  - Economic problem  zipplewrath   May-12-09 12:02 PM   #8 
  - Nota Bene: No country is immune, not even the USA  SpiralHawk   May-14-09 07:37 AM   #11 
  - Sure. But the problem is there are no food shortages; those are all illusions. n/t  ColbertWatcher   May-14-09 07:38 AM   #12 
  - Did you read the story about the Haitian refugees off of Florida?  SpiralHawk   May-14-09 07:40 AM   #13 
     - What I meant was: there is no shortage of food.  ColbertWatcher   May-14-09 07:43 AM   #15 
     - Okay, I get it...and I agree  SpiralHawk   May-14-09 08:03 AM   #17 
     - Here's a link to a much better explanation ...  ColbertWatcher   May-14-09 07:49 AM   #16 
  - Yes, of course. Will it happen? Difficult to predict  cali   May-14-09 07:41 AM   #14 
 

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