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Old September 19 2013, 04:39 PM   #70
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Re: Vegetarians - you will ove this child

thestrangequark wrote: View Post
^Yeah, my sisters couldn't be further from that. My little sister will patiently explain her reasoning if anyone asks, but even though being vegan is a very important part of her life and identity, she never makes it the topic of conversation, never pushes it upon others, and I've never felt judged by her or any of her (massive group) of vegan friends. (She spends a lot of time socializing on vegan message boards and even met her boyfriend through one.)
Sounds like cool people, good for them.

thestrangequark wrote: View Post
The only time I ever got into any kind of debate with my sister over her veganism was when I argued that it is a privileged choice, that some people cannot live without using animals in some way or another. I eventually convinced her of the truth of this, and peace was restored.
Oh, that's a good point actually. I don't know if I'd thought of that before.

Relayer1 wrote: View Post
What about the ducks and rabbits ? Does that still happen in schools ?
When I was in high school aside from the frog we dissected a fetal pig and (in AP Bio) a shark.
Luna: "They're quite gentle, really... But people avoid them because they're a bit..."
Harry: "Different.
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