Archive: Mar 2004

Quote Of The Week

How do celebrities aligned with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals deal with inner conflict? How do they silence the little common-sense voice in their heads that…
Posted March 31, 2004 at 12:00 am

Food Cops Still Hop On Pop

Our nation’s diet scolds are running out of reasons to pick on soda pop. Researchers at Virginia Tech’s Center for Food and Nutritional Policy (CFNP) have found that…
Posted March 30, 2004 at 12:00 am

Good News: The Bad News Is Wrong

Last Friday, speaking at a Food and Drug Administration Workshop on Food Fears, the Center for Consumer Freedom unmasked the perpetrators behind our nation’s phony food scares. By exposing the…
Posted March 29, 2004 at 12:00 am

Mercury-In-Fish Scare All Wet

Another hour, another day, another over-hyped food scare from the usual suspects. At a press conference today, Environmental Working Group (EWG) president Ken Cook proclaimed that…
Posted March 26, 2004 at 12:00 am

‘Green Science’ Is Weird Science

What do food activists do when science isn’t on their side? They repackage it or make it up. Writing for the online magazine Health Facts and Fears, University of Houston…
Posted March 25, 2004 at 12:00 am

Food Cop Won’t Stop

The diet scolds at the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) will not rest until every food morsel in America is taxed, labeled, regulated, and given…
Posted March 24, 2004 at 12:00 am

Quote Of The Week

Cornell law professor Douglas Kysar is still in tantrum mode two weeks after the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed Rep. Ric Keller’s (R-FL) “Personal Responsibility…
Posted March 23, 2004 at 12:00 am

Hollywood To Immortalize Extremist

Paul Watson, Sierra Club board member and “captain” of the violent Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS), recently sat down with The Oregonian and waxed philosophical on…
Posted March 22, 2004 at 12:00 am

PETA’s New Low

“This is a sickening trivialization of the suffering of Holocaust victims,” said an elderly Holocaust survivor. “It is disgusting that people would stoop so low as to use…
Posted March 19, 2004 at 12:00 am

PETA Wants Constitutional Amendment For Fish

Sorry, crustaceans and reptiles. You didn’t make People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals‘ list of animals that deserve protection under their proposed constitutional amendment, which declares…
Posted March 18, 2004 at 12:00 am