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Kool-Aid Flavors

  Life is all about choices.

Today, I got annoyed because I felt that some people I work with are choosing the wrong Kool-Aid flavor. The Kool-Aid reference is from the… 260 more words

Musing

Weight and Glory

If you have five minutes, I want to invite you to try something.

Hop on over to the Heart Gallery of Central Florida and just take a look. 366 more words

Adoption

Alliances...

The Ivy League Basketball championship team gets an automatic conference championship berth in the NCAA tournament.  It is likely that many years no Ivy team would qualify for the trek to March Madness without the conference affiliation as larger schools with athletic scholarship possibilities tend to dominate the college basketball circuit. 629 more words

General

Why We Should Stop Saying "Eco-Friendly"

Products aren’t eco-friendly. Products are eco-destructive. “Eco-friendly” and “green” are just some more marketing terms, and they’re emphasizing the wrong things. Sure, there are certain plants and styles of gardening and methods of building that absorb CO2 or help filter rainwater runoff, and those things might actually be eco-friendly, so carry on with those. 757 more words

Grumbles

Six Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated by the Food Industry

We really need to get a grip on this people. I know it is easier to stay in denial, but we are promoting this behavior when we opt for fast food and grocery bought meat products. 194 more words

Government

Farmed and Dangerous... Chipotle Takes Aim at Unsustainable Industrial Agriculture in New Mini-Series

Last month, the restaurant chain Chipotle launched an online show on Hulu called Farmed and Dangerous, a four-part satire aimed at revealing the “outrageously twisted and utterly unsustainable world of industrial agriculture” by poking fun at it. 561 more words

Health

How many chickens do you kill each year with your "appetite for destruction?"


How many chickens in the mass feeding operations have cancer right now? A CAFO is a confined animal feeding operation, in case you hadn’t heard. This is like an Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp for animals before they get gassed (beheaded or throat slit). 159 more words