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132. I'm a guy who doesn't partake...
is pseudoscientific witch hunts.
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  -PETA: FDA Likely Wrong About Wheat Gluten as Sole Source of Pet Food Poisoning Purveyor  Apr-03-07 12:30 PM   #0 
  - Yeah, PETA's got some top notch laboratories.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 12:35 PM   #1 
  - Whereas Menu Foods does animal testing  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 12:38 PM   #2 
  - You're right.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 12:40 PM   #3 
  - What the hell is that supposed to mean?  mhatrw   Apr-03-07 03:45 PM   #72 
  - and PETA is the expert  turtlensue   Apr-03-07 12:42 PM   #4 
     - Right. Everyone should just keep quiet about this whole thing.  catgirl   Apr-03-07 12:47 PM   #8 
        - oh yes people who threaten violence agaisnt  turtlensue   Apr-03-07 12:53 PM   #14 
           - Asking questions=propaganda?  catgirl   Apr-03-07 12:56 PM   #19 
  - Ask the magic 8-ball!  ronnykmarshall   Apr-03-07 12:47 PM   #7 
  - I'm glad Peta thinks outside the box  catgirl   Apr-03-07 12:42 PM   #5 
  - Yes, at least they're asking questions and demanding action  magellan   Apr-03-07 12:49 PM   #10 
  - PETA has a phD in biochemistry?  turtlensue   Apr-03-07 12:49 PM   #11 
  - Did you even read the OP?  catgirl   Apr-03-07 12:52 PM   #12 
  - well if they can get the Cleveland Clinic to cofirm the dry food problems  turtlensue   Apr-03-07 12:55 PM   #17 
  - But the FDA DIDN'T find that toxin  magellan   Apr-03-07 12:55 PM   #18 
  - I agree  turtlensue   Apr-03-07 12:57 PM   #21 
  - And good for PETA for doing it  Beaverhausen   Apr-03-07 12:58 PM   #22 
  - Right.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 12:59 PM   #24 
  - Do you think pet owners don't already know something else is wrong?  magellan   Apr-03-07 01:04 PM   #31 
     - I think pet owners, myself included, don't know anything...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:06 PM   #32 
        - Obviously. So what's the problem with being clear about that to the public?  magellan   Apr-03-07 01:15 PM   #35 
           - "They haven't exactly been forthcoming or prompt."  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:18 PM   #37 
              - The AP had the original story on March 16th  magellan   Apr-03-07 01:41 PM   #54 
              - That not any indication of any wrong doing.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:47 PM   #56 
                 - Hmm, did I say it was an indication of wrong doing?  magellan   Apr-03-07 02:09 PM   #60 
                    - Being less than forthcoming and prompt is wrong doing.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 02:38 PM   #64 
                       - The FDA owes it to the public to tell us whatever they know or  mhatrw   Apr-03-07 03:57 PM   #77 
                       - Yes they do.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 03:59 PM   #78 
                          - They knew a LOT more than what they've told us a LONG  mhatrw   Apr-03-07 05:45 PM   #103 
                       - Whatever  magellan   Apr-03-07 05:01 PM   #93 
              - You haven't been following this at all. Have you?  mhatrw   Apr-03-07 03:53 PM   #76 
                 - I have. Have you?  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 04:02 PM   #79 
                    - So a month later they know nothing?  mhatrw   Apr-04-07 01:27 AM   #118 
                       - Do you know what it is?  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-04-07 05:23 PM   #130 
                          - Ever heard of gas chromatography or mass spectrometry?  mhatrw   Apr-05-07 03:57 PM   #136 
  - Amen.  magellan   Apr-03-07 01:00 PM   #28 
  - Just so long as PETA's wild-ass guess doesn't lead real scientists away from the cause.  Zhade   Apr-03-07 11:25 PM   #115 
  - Just make sure they (scientists) aren't in bed with Bush and the FDA  catgirl   Apr-03-07 12:59 PM   #27 
  - How is this a "jumps to conclusions"  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:04 PM   #30 
  - Yesterday they were asking him to resign.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:11 PM   #34 
     - No it isn't.  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:18 PM   #38 
     - Alright, so they asked some other FDA wonk to resign.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:24 PM   #42 
        - Way to prove a point.  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:27 PM   #45 
           - Thanks.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:28 PM   #46 
              - One's self-importance is a laugh track for another.  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:31 PM   #50 
                 - I know I'm laughing.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:33 PM   #52 
     - As he should  catgirl   Apr-03-07 01:22 PM   #40 
        - "he clearly isn't qualified to run the FDA."  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:25 PM   #43 
           - That's the point. NOTHINGS clear  catgirl   Apr-03-07 01:28 PM   #47 
              - But you just said it was clear...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:29 PM   #48 
                 - Nothings clear as to all the causes of the deaths.  catgirl   Apr-03-07 02:33 PM   #63 
                    - And if it's not clear what's causing the deaths...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 02:46 PM   #68 
                       - They have blamed the chinese wheat gluten  catgirl   Apr-04-07 05:30 AM   #121 
  - No, I don't think ANYBODY is working on this problem right now -- except  mhatrw   Apr-03-07 03:50 PM   #74 
     - Aren't you the guy...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 04:04 PM   #80 
        - Are you the guy who defends the FDA for knowing nothing a month  mhatrw   Apr-04-07 01:29 AM   #119 
           - I'm a guy who doesn't partake...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-04-07 05:24 PM   #132 
              - So it's a "witch hunt" to demand a halfway competent FDA?  mhatrw   Apr-05-07 03:39 PM   #135 
  - Interesting, I just checked my bag of Science Diet and it has vit. D3  catgirl   Apr-03-07 01:26 PM   #44 
     - Cats and dogs cannot produce their own viatmin D  magellan   Apr-03-07 02:03 PM   #58 
        - In humans: Excessive doses of Vitamin D3 causes toxicity and...  catgirl   Apr-03-07 02:39 PM   #65 
        - Plus more is absorbed from being in the sun  catgirl   Apr-03-07 02:48 PM   #70 
           - That's right  magellan   Apr-03-07 05:06 PM   #94 
              - PetGuard  catgirl   Apr-04-07 05:26 AM   #120 
                 - I've heard PetGuard is great  magellan   Apr-04-07 08:49 AM   #122 
                    - I'll get that book  catgirl   Apr-04-07 10:50 AM   #124 
                       - No probs!  magellan   Apr-04-07 10:56 AM   #125 
  - PETA is a rights-advocacy group. all they are doing is asking for answers.  nashville_brook   Apr-03-07 02:07 PM   #59 
     - According to some - University degree is needed  truedelphi   Apr-03-07 02:47 PM   #69 
  - Exactly...  hang a left   Apr-03-07 12:59 PM   #25 
  - My new policy is that every time there's an atni-PETA thread on DU  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 12:44 PM   #6 
  - cool  MonkeyFunk   Apr-03-07 12:48 PM   #9 
  - Lobster & chowdah anyone?  ronnykmarshall   Apr-03-07 12:52 PM   #13 
  - I make a donation to Katz's Deli  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Apr-03-07 01:54 PM   #57 
  - Don't forget to eat TWO this Friday. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Apr-03-07 05:46 PM   #104 
     - oh, on Good Friday  MonkeyFunk   Apr-03-07 09:05 PM   #111 
  - awesome!  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 12:53 PM   #15 
  - I agree! PETA's fucking awesome!  asthmaticeog   Apr-03-07 12:55 PM   #16 
  - PETA criticizes abusers and vivisectors, not euthanizers  Beaverhausen   Apr-03-07 12:57 PM   #20 
  - but that's not what the media told me!  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 12:59 PM   # 
  - PETA doesn't criticize euthanizers  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 12:58 PM   #23 
  - Wrong. No animal groups critize euthanasia if the animal is suffering  catgirl   Apr-03-07 01:01 PM   #29 
  - Don't forget, they also  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:09 PM   #33 
  - They do all that?  HEyHEY   Apr-03-07 01:17 PM   #36 
  - One might be led to believe it, if they read certain remarks made here  flvegan   Apr-03-07 01:21 PM   #39 
     - Reading certain remarks here...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 01:32 PM   #51 
        - That goof was Isaac Bashevis Singer  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 04:06 PM   #81 
        - one goofball does not a movement make  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 04:15 PM   #84 
           - That's true.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 04:24 PM   #85 
  - Actually those are facts  Beacho   Apr-03-07 02:10 PM   #61 
  - Um, yeah...okay.  flvegan   Apr-03-07 02:44 PM   #66 
  - Link please  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 03:50 PM   #75 
     - ...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 04:29 PM   #88 
     - Only one of these advocates not keeping pets at all, and that is from 1982.  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 04:40 PM   #90 
        - You're trying to move the goal posts.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 04:54 PM   #91 
        - Not embarassed. The public usually lashes out at prophetic voices  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 05:09 PM   #96 
           - You're putting the cart before the horse.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 05:19 PM   #98 
              - One day I'd like world peace, too.  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 05:22 PM   #99 
              - Would you like to see the day...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 05:26 PM   #101 
                 - I'd like to see us stop thinking of it as "owning" but rather as "caring for"  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 05:31 PM   #102 
                    - Now you're dodging the question.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-03-07 08:19 PM   #108 
                       - I don't think she is.  tofunut   Apr-03-07 11:18 PM   #114 
              - How about a more recent quote from PETA, maybe within the last 10 years?  PinkyisBlue   Apr-04-07 12:32 AM   #116 
        - What's really funny  flvegan   Apr-03-07 05:00 PM   #92 
           - I wondered about that. I'd enver heard of that author before.  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 05:11 PM   #97 
     - That's really the best way  MonkeyFunk   Apr-03-07 05:24 PM   #100 
  - You forgot the ways they abuse feeling, suffering vegetables. And encourage the killing of insects  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 03:38 PM   #71 
  - Yeah, but the Humane Society doesn't go into grounds of claiming what is or isn't moral to eat  YOY   Apr-03-07 01:24 PM   #41 
     - Actually, the Humane Society of the US does encourage a meatless diet  mycritters2   Apr-03-07 03:48 PM   #73 
     - what radicals! they must be commie terrorists or something!  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 04:28 PM   #87 
     - What kind of "good American" would try to make lifestyle choices for others  YOY   Apr-03-07 09:05 PM   #112 
     - No that's about cruelty free farming  YOY   Apr-03-07 09:04 PM   #110 
     - Here's your "fluff"  flvegan   Apr-03-07 05:08 PM   #95 
        - Angry vegans on a mission...  YOY   Apr-03-07 09:03 PM   #109 
           - That you can't post a half-shit retort to.  flvegan   Apr-03-07 09:17 PM   #113 
              - I posted a half shit in response to your quarter shit  YOY   Apr-04-07 10:47 AM   #123 
  - My policy is to post a link  Marie26   Apr-03-07 02:29 PM   #62 
  - Ok, I'll play  Corgigal   Apr-03-07 12:59 PM   #26 
  - I don't trust PETA  Marie26   Apr-03-07 01:30 PM   #49 
  - Well, I don't trust the FDA  Beaverhausen   Apr-03-07 01:35 PM   #53 
  - Oh, I'm sure there's already  Marie26   Apr-03-07 01:46 PM   #55 
     - Because PETA knows diddly squat.  Evoman   Apr-03-07 02:45 PM   #67 
        - This is my suspicion as well. nt  Marie26   Apr-03-07 04:14 PM   #83 
  - Me neither  gravity   Apr-03-07 07:23 PM   #107 
  - PETA needs to let the vets and toxicologists do their job.  kestrel91316   Apr-03-07 04:13 PM   #82 
  - you don't think any Vets and Lab Techs work with PETA?  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 04:25 PM   #86 
  - Friedrich clearly noted that, in a case last year, hypercalcemia occurred in  PinkyisBlue   Apr-04-07 12:55 AM   #117 
  - And The Fact Remains  DrunkenMaster   Apr-03-07 04:33 PM   #89 
  - K&R  Jcrowley   Apr-03-07 07:02 PM   #105 
  - You know, I really thought that this was going to be an anti meat article.  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-03-07 07:10 PM   #106 
  - Do you actually know people who don't feed cats meat,  mycritters2   Apr-04-07 04:46 PM   #126 
     - I had a friend who went vegan and made her cats and dogs vegan as well.  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-04-07 04:50 PM   #127 
        - My dog is vegan, and perfectly healthy (and great at Rally-O!)  mycritters2   Apr-04-07 05:20 PM   #128 
           - I didn't say the girl was bright.  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-04-07 05:21 PM   #129 
              - No, but you did use the plural noun "people" in your post  mycritters2   Apr-04-07 05:25 PM   #133 
                 - Because I know that if I know one person who's done it...  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-04-07 06:42 PM   #134 
  - Oh Those Silly Little Peta People, What Will They Think Of Next? LOL  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-04-07 05:23 PM   #131 
 

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