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Meat Eating

Cows Are The Root Of All Evil, And We're Too Hungry To Care

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.14.2013 | Green

When put into perspective, it all makes sense: The rapid depletion of our resources, the assault on our bodily health, the bombardment of our olfactor...

Why Eating Horses Can Be Humane

Marc Vetri | Posted 05.01.2013 | Taste
Marc Vetri

I never had any intentions of putting horse on my menu just for the sake of it. If found a livestock farmer raising them humanely, I would consider it. Until then, I'll keep investigating all sides of the matter, unlike the people calling for my colleagues' and my heads on a platter.

12 Things About Steak, Social Security and God

Michael Sigman | Posted 03.10.2013 | Comedy
Michael Sigman

Some steak-of-the-art snobs say that the mere ordering of steak in a restaurant is an art form. Others apply the term "art" to proper grilling. That's overkill. But we can all agree not to emulate my friend's request that a waiter serve his steak tartar "medium rare."

'Paleolithic Diets' Wrong About Ancient Eating Patterns, Critic Says

| Posted 07.23.2012 | Science

By Rob Dunn Paleolithic diets have become all the rage, but they are getting our ancestral diet all wrong. Right now, one half of all Americans ar...

Raising Pigs for Meat: Love Them, Kill Them, Eat Them

Tamar Haspel | Posted 08.07.2012 | Food
Tamar Haspel

Our pigs arrived two days ago, and never did anything cuter grace a cloven hoof. They're about 25 pounds each now, and we're going to get them to about 240. Then we are going to kill them and eat them.

Ethics of Eating Meat

Paul Schwennesen | Posted 07.14.2012 | Food
Paul Schwennesen

Asking whether eating meat is "ethical" is like asking whether having sex is ethical. Biological imperatives do not pander to such arbitrary distinctions.

UN To Examine Meat-Climate Link Amid Claims Of Exaggeration

BBC | Richard Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UN specialists are to look again at the contribution of meat production to climate change, after claims that an earlier report exaggerated the link....