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(21) Why Do You Think It Is?

It's been 100 days since Congressman Ron Paul introduced his Interstate Transportation of Raw Milk Act (H.R. 4077), and every other fellow member of congress has been scared away from co-sponsoring the bill?

(20) Why Do You Think It Is?

That people will give milk in their refrigerator the freshness test for bacteria by smelling it, and if they're not entirely sure it's gone bad will then taste it?

(19) Why Do You Think It Is?

That supermarkets often sell two brands of pineapple, with the expensive pineapples being marketed as: "Fresh, Picked ripe, Air direct" while the cheaper versions do not say: "Stale, ripened in a warehouse with ethylene gas, shipped by slow-boat."

(18) Why Do You Think It Is?

That commercial soymilk costs as much or more per quart as cow's milk, with the cost of soybeans used to manufacture soymilk being less than one penny per quart, while the wholesale cost of cow's milk is about 30 cents per quart? Ditto for soy yogurt and soy ice cream.

(17) Why Do You Think It Is?

That consumers will peel apples to remove unseen pesticides, and not peel strawberries, which receive many more doses of pesticides than do apples?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(16) That organic produce grown in America contain labels that say: "Pesticide-free" , while non-organic produce grown outside of the United States does not reveal that DDT has been used?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(15) That the first things to disappear from my refrigerator are the carrots and celery that I cut up into bite-sized "sticks," causing me to restock these tidbits two or more times each day?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(14) That people will ignore cancer warnings on packages of cigarettes or salmonella warnings on egg containers?

Why Do You Think It Is?

13) That fur is "hot," despite the fact that every fur wearer must now know how trapped animals suffer, and how some "farmed" fur animals are anally electrocuted?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(12) That scientists continue to use rats as experimental models in food and digestion studies, despite the fact that rats have different enzymes than humans, and lack gall bladders?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(11) That people cheer for cute cartoon animals in Disney movies, then eat them for post movie snacks at Burger King and MacDonalds? Why is it that animal rights issues have been getting enormous publicity, and despite that, people are eating more chicken and red meat?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(10) That fresh fruit will rot on the kitchen counter when left in a decorative fruit bowl, but if I peel that fruit and cut it into bite-sized pieces, my children will eat five or more portions per day?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(9) That store-bought pasteurized orange juice is more expensive than freshly squeezed juice from oranges?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(8) That pasteurized orange juice in a container will sit inside of my fridge for a month, unopened, while freshly made juice will be consumed within hours of being made?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(7) That shoppers will pay more money for broccoli florets in the supermarket than they will if they had simply bought the entire head of broccoli which contains additional florets?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(6) That people will eat overcooked limp tasteless string beans in a can, when there are always fresh string beans sold in supermarket produce sections?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(5) That juice from store-bought carrots (containing green tops) is sweet and delicious, while juice from organic carrots (in cellophane bags-with no tops) is tasteless?

Why Do You Think It Is?

(4) That George Bush's middle name is Monsanto:

http://notmilk. com/pelican. html

Why Do You Think It Is?

(3) That President Richard Nixon took a $3 million cash bribe from dairymen, raised the price of milk the next day by $300 million (when there was a surplus), then told America that he was "not a crook?"

http://notmilk. com/trickydick. html

Why Do You Think It Is?

(2) That Flo-Jo lived and died by her milkstache ad according to her official autopsy?

http://notmilk. com/deb/flojoms. html

Why Do You Think It Is?

(1) That you are wise beyond your years by reading the Notmilk letter while your friends & family
remain clueless?

Robert Cohen
http://www.notmilk. com

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