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glitch Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-24-10 02:36 PM
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12. Christ, how super-macho. We are all so impressed.

Assholes without a cause.
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  -Health-food grocery raided by feds with guns drawn ... for raw milk mayya  Jul-24-10 02:00 PM   #0 
  - That certainly seems like an over-response. I doubt guns were  MineralMan   Jul-24-10 02:06 PM   #1 
  - Well as long as the product is labeled and the consumer is informed of the risk  Toucano   Jul-24-10 02:12 PM   #3 
     - I think that's the problem, really. Consumers aren't  MineralMan   Jul-24-10 02:14 PM   #4 
        - "this product has not been heat-treated and may contain organisms harmful to health"  Toucano   Jul-24-10 02:25 PM   #7 
           - Is such a label required in the US, or in the jurisdiction mentioned?  MineralMan   Jul-24-10 02:27 PM   #8 
              - California does require a label  Toucano   Jul-24-10 02:42 PM   #15 
                 - Thanks. I've been away from CA for six years, now, so I'm not  MineralMan   Jul-24-10 02:44 PM   #16 
                    - Exactly true. n/t  Toucano   Jul-24-10 02:55 PM   #18 
  - Damn, that's overkill.  Jamastiene   Jul-24-10 02:11 PM   #2 
  - Somewhere, somehow, Major Frank Burns is in charge.  glitch   Jul-24-10 02:41 PM   #14 
     - and Barney Fife  eShirl   Jul-24-10 02:53 PM   #17 
        - Also played brilliantly by a very nice man (I heard). :) nt  glitch   Jul-24-10 04:08 PM   #24 
  - It is the governments business to help kill alternatives to corporate dominance.  Greyhound   Jul-24-10 02:17 PM   #5 
  - Stupid consumers do not know what is good for them. That is why we need lobbyists.  mayya   Jul-24-10 02:35 PM   #11 
  - What Greyhound said.  JoeyTrib   Jul-24-10 03:53 PM   #22 
  - +1000 nt  laughingliberal   Jul-24-10 05:11 PM   #33 
  - Oh, bullshit. You can buy properly pasteurized milk from all sorts of small organic farms.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 05:27 PM   #41 
     - No, it's about sending a message.  Greyhound   Jul-24-10 09:04 PM   #51 
  - I've been to the place that was raided  Richard D   Jul-24-10 02:22 PM   #6 
  - not just the medical industry, also the agricultural industry.  glitch   Jul-24-10 02:37 PM   #13 
     - The agricultural industry . . .  Richard D   Jul-24-10 04:37 PM   #26 
        - There you go! nt  laughingliberal   Jul-24-10 05:13 PM   #34 
  - Drop the teats, step away from the udder  Stevenmarc   Jul-24-10 02:30 PM   #9 
  - We shall overkill  Warpy   Jul-24-10 02:33 PM   #10 
  - Christ, how super-macho. We are all so impressed.  glitch   Jul-24-10 02:36 PM   #12 
  - They should be raiding Johnson & Johnson factories  mike r   Jul-24-10 03:16 PM   #19 
  - no kidding  justabob   Jul-24-10 04:36 PM   #25 
  - +1. And welcome to DU. nt  laughingliberal   Jul-24-10 05:14 PM   #35 
  - There will be justice when the ASPCA raids factory farms w/ guns drawn and  nosmokes   Jul-24-10 03:38 PM   #20 
  - WTF? Raw milk is legal in CA  Recursion   Jul-24-10 03:50 PM   #21 
  - Why not, we don't let consenting adults do a lot of things - why should I defend them?  The Straight Story   Jul-24-10 03:56 PM   #23 
  - mate, not everything in the world is about smoking. nt  spoony   Jul-24-10 10:57 PM   #54 
  - The history of Rawsome is fascinating and very creative...  Spazito   Jul-24-10 04:52 PM   #27 
  - Raw milk gets a bad rap, but the educated know it's better for you..  kimmerspixelated   Jul-24-10 05:10 PM   #31 
     - "Don't flame-jeepers" Huh?  Spazito   Jul-24-10 05:23 PM   #39 
     - No, not you-others! SO sorry for the misconception.  kimmerspixelated   Jul-26-10 04:42 PM   #56 
     - "the educated know it's better for you.." ....really?  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 05:38 PM   #43 
  - Big Ag runs the Ag Dept.  TexasObserver   Jul-24-10 05:02 PM   #28 
  - +1 nt  laughingliberal   Jul-24-10 05:18 PM   #36 
  - tired of this kind of stuff. and raided with guns drawn?! for milk?!?!  krabigirl   Jul-24-10 05:04 PM   #29 
  - This country is INSANE. nt  valerief   Jul-24-10 05:07 PM   #30 
  - I'll second that!  kimmerspixelated   Jul-24-10 05:11 PM   #32 
  - No doubt about it. nt  laughingliberal   Jul-24-10 05:19 PM   #37 
  - Is raw milk illegal in CA?  LWolf   Jul-24-10 05:20 PM   #38 
  - I believe milk is pastuerized for a reason. Nevertheless, if consenting adults want to drink it raw  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 05:26 PM   #40 
  - I drank Raw milk for Years when a boy.  formercia   Jul-24-10 05:38 PM   #42 
  - Good for you.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 05:40 PM   #44 
     - The butterfat would probably kill me these days.  formercia   Jul-24-10 05:58 PM   #46 
        - I'm wondering what the scientific basis for saying that the "live substance" unpasteurized milk is  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 06:50 PM   #47 
           - Such is the lot of a Liberal  formercia   Jul-24-10 08:28 PM   #49 
              - That's a lovely image.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 08:29 PM   #50 
  - Agreed. What I want to know is who's championing these raids?  Ignis   Jul-24-10 07:40 PM   #48 
     - If it's really happening a lot, I agree that it's odd.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-24-10 10:52 PM   #52 
  - Reminds me of that scene from the 1987 movie Dragnet where they raided a dairy on false information.  JVS   Jul-24-10 05:44 PM   #45 
  - Do you have any idea how much raw milk goes for on the streets?  Rex   Jul-24-10 10:57 PM   #53 
  - poor Louie Pasteur! I guess that incurable x-TB will have an easy route now  KakistocracyHater   Jul-25-10 12:40 AM   #55 

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