Meat eater gets attacked by a vegetarian… in a meat suit

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in News on Tuesday 26 May 2015

So this just happened. A man named Brad Burns says he was walking his dogs in Veteran’s Memorial Park in Boise, Idaho when he saw a vegetarian – wearing a meat suit – attack a man eating a burger.

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America’s first vegan butcher is about to open in Minneapolis

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Monday 1 December 2014

Not all butchers sell meat, which is evident from Aubry and Kale Walch’s animal-friendly butcher, The Herbivorous Butcher. Due to open its first brick-and-mortar doors in April, this butcher is going to look exactly like a regular meat butcher shop with ribs, bologna, pepperoni, sausages, and jerky in the windows, except none of the products will contain meat.

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Instead of greens for health, there’s plenty of blood and gore at this Thai vegetarian festival

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Events on Wednesday 1 October 2014

Be warned. If you’re the squeamish sort, do not proceed. In the Thai beach resort city of Phuket, there’s a Vegetarian Festival held every November where devotees abstain from meat to promote good health and eating habits for nine consecutive days.

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Thanksgiving for vegans, Inception-style

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Food and Packaging on Wednesday 21 November 2012

Vegetarians celebrating Thanksgiving have one more meal option with the Veggieducken, an Inception-style dish that takes its cue from turducken, a Thanksgiving traditional dish with a chicken stuffed into a duck stuffed into a turkey, plus stuffing in between. Developed by cooking host and blogger Dan Pashman, it basically involves stuffing sweet potatoes into leeks, then stuffing all of that into a banana squash. Looks complicated but awesome.

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McDonalds to open vegetarian chain

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Food and Packaging on Sunday 9 September 2012

The giant of the fast-food burger world is opening its very first chain of exclusively vegetarian restaurants. The first meat-free restaurant will open its doors in India, near the Golden Temple in the Sikh holy city of Amritsar. McDonalds aims to respect local culture and customs by providing a tasty and inexpensive fast-food option.

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Reasons I’m Not Vegetarian

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By Gerry Mak in Cool Websites on Friday 15 April 2011

Here’s a meme blog I can roll with cuz I loves me some meat, although I can’t eat wheat, so half of these dishes won’t be on my menu.

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