Eating Animals, Harmonic Convergence and Deep Ponderings, Part Deux

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Yesterday, I said that there were a few things that came together in a Harmonic Convergence to bring The Beloved and me around to being very conscious/conscientious eaters (at least).  The first thing was my reading Eating Animals.  Thing #2 happened a week and a half ago.  There is a wonderful event that has occurred […]

Et tu, Arby's?

Growing up, I didn’t eat a lot of fast food.  I remember going to Hardee’s one time when I was about ten and ordering a “plain old hamburger,” not realizing that they would make one for me Special.  Completely plain.  No ketchup or anything.  I obviously didn’t understand the ordering process.  At any rate, my […]

And Now is the Time on PMAT When We Poke the Anthill. Join Me, Won't You?


I am a bit of a Rabble Rouser.  I always have been.  See: Scene:  Holiday dinner table with adult guests all around including my 3-year-old brother and 5-year-old me. Uncle Ray: Male ballet dancers are athletic. My Father: Oh, please.  They’re a bunch of sissies. Uncle Ray (raises voice): You live in the dark ages. […]