Right now, it's good to be a bison farmer. There's a growing demand for the meat, prices have doubled, and there's a lot more interest in the food community, something attributable to the changing American diet.
In exchange (ultimately for their lives), they received protection from predators, assistance in bearing young and even rudimentary health care. What would become of our domesticated animals if we were to stop eating them?
I eat meat, chicken and fish, have shoes and furniture made of leather, and for these reasons Sarah Palin thinks it's hypocritical of me to find what she did on her show heart-stoppingly disgusting. I don't think it is, and here's why.