Archive: Mar 2003

Quote of the Week

The mass media seems to be catching on to the unscientific proclamations of the misnamed Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI). Pittsburgh Post-Gazette food writer Nancy Anderson…
Posted March 31, 2003 at 12:00 am

Our Week In Review

If you’ve been reading the Center for Consumer Freedom’s Daily Headlines this week… You’ve seen how the idea of banning soda in schools is finally facing…
Posted March 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

Quote of the Week

As far as we know, Linda Greenlaw is the only American woman to captain her own swordfishing boat. In the noted book The Perfect Storm, author…
Posted March 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

More Pfabulous Pfiesteria Pfun

Yesterday a University of North Carolina marine biologist presented a rare bit of common sense related to Pfiesteria piscicida [fiss-TEER-ee-uh piss-ki-SEED-uh]. That’s the pesky microorganism that environmental groups like…
Posted March 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

Take That, Counselor!

To the hundreds of news articles that have been written about the pending fast-food lawsuit in New York, we add this tidbit. Don Gorske is a 49-year-old Wisconsin man…
Posted March 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

Welcome to the Activist War College

Rarely are environmental and animal-rights groups accused of possessing any military expertise. But that hasn’t stopped United Poultry Concerns (UPC), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA),…
Posted March 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

‘Hyperbole’: noun – See ‘Kennedy’

Any time an environmental activist leader ends his comments by claiming, “That’s not an exaggeration,” you can be sure what you just heard was more style than substance. Robert…
Posted March 26, 2003 at 12:00 am

Brits Uncover SHAC ‘How To’ Mayhem Manual

It’s called “This is your chance to drive them out,” and it has Great Britain talking. The secret document, which is part of the violent SHAC animal-rights campaign, was…
Posted March 26, 2003 at 12:00 am

How Much Dietary Fiber Is In Your Barbeque?

Maine and New York have been considering legislation that would mandate nutrition labeling on menus and menu boards. And now a bill introduced by a…
Posted March 25, 2003 at 12:00 am

America’s Other War

While the brave men and women of our armed forces struggle eight time zones away against a tyrant who thinks he can terrorize his fellow human beings with…
Posted March 25, 2003 at 12:00 am