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Food Bunk

glenn183 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 4:16 AM
Are you so dense that lawsuits and bad PR don't scare you? If a company wants to make money, they need to sell products. If your product hurts or worse, kills people, you think they WANT that to happen? Only an irrational dunderhead would believe that. You think government inspectors are pure as the driven snow? I'd say dumber than a box of rocks comes closer to the truth.

With America's "fiscal cliff" approaching, pundits wring their hands over the supposed catastrophe that government spending cuts will bring. A scare newsletter called "Food Poisoning Bulletin" warns that if government reduces food inspections, "food will be less safe ... (because) marginal companies ... (will) cut corners."

We're going to die!

Most people believe that without government meat inspection, food would be filthy. We read "The Jungle," Upton Sinclair's depiction of the meatpacking business, and assume that the FDA and the Food Safety and Inspection Service are all that stand between us and E. coli. Meatpacking conditions were disgusting. Government...

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