Monday, June 21, 2010

"happy hens"

Egg farms are despicable. The Humane Society has filed a complaint against Rose Acre Farms, one of the nation's largest egg producers, asking the Federal Trade Commission to stop the company's false claims about the living conditions of the hens in their factory farms. The company claims the hens live in a "humane and friendly environment." Yeah, "friendly," that's what I'd call being crammed in a cage with a corpse, unable to move.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010


Okay, let me just say a big BOO-HISS on being served "vegan" food, only to discover bits of flesh in it midway through the meal.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010


Patxi's pizza in Palo Alto just started offering Daiya vegan cheese pizzas. I had resigned myself to a future of thin, almost sauceless pizzas from Amici's (where they also offer Daiya cheese), but now I can succumb to the siren song of the thick and saucy. Obesity, here I come...