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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #180 on: May 18, 2019, 11:53:15 PM »
https://livingmaxwell.com/gmo-impossible-burger-glyphosate/amp
Stopped reading when I got to this "Because glyphosate is known to the State of California to cause cancer"
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #181 on: May 19, 2019, 08:38:21 AM »
Stopped reading when I got to this "Because glyphosate is known to the State of California to cause cancer"
I am skeptical as the the reliability of that article as 9t kept pointing out that things were GMO. Considering that there's zero evidence that GMOs are bad, yet they felt the need to continuously point them out anyway.

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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #182 on: May 19, 2019, 04:57:17 PM »
I am skeptical as the the reliability of that article as 9t kept pointing out that things were GMO. Considering that there's zero evidence that GMOs are bad, yet they felt the need to continuously point them out anyway.
There's an important relationship between many GMOs and glyphosate. Whether or not GMOs are dangerous in and of themselves, they are dangerous because of this relationship.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #183 on: May 20, 2019, 02:58:54 AM »
I had one at the end of March at Pizza World in LA. Anybody know if that would have been 1.0 or 2.0?

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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #184 on: May 20, 2019, 12:37:55 PM »
There's an important relationship between many GMOs and glyphosate. Whether or not GMOs are dangerous in and of themselves, they are dangerous because of this relationship.
To elaborate:

"Roundup Ready crops are crops genetically modified to be resistant to the herbicide Roundup. Roundup is the brand-name of a herbicide produced by Monsanto. Its active ingredient glyphosate was patented in the 1970s. Roundup is widely used by both people in their backyards and farmers in their fields. Roundup Ready plants are resistant to Roundup, so farmers that plant these seeds must use Roundup to keep other weeds from growing in their fields."

Source:   http://web.mit.edu/demoscience/Monsanto/about.html

This means that GMO foods, especially soy and the like, are MUCH more likely to contain glyphosate---the whole purpose of them being GMO is to allow them to use glyphosate to kill weeds, without harmimg the GMO plant.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #185 on: May 20, 2019, 12:42:31 PM »
I had one at the end of March at Pizza World in LA. Anybody know if that would have been 1.0 or 2.0?
Was it a 2 or a 5 out of 10?
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #186 on: May 20, 2019, 12:43:19 PM »
To elaborate:

"Roundup Ready crops are crops genetically modified to be resistant to the herbicide Roundup. Roundup is the brand-name of a herbicide produced by Monsanto. Its active ingredient glyphosate was patented in the 1970s. Roundup is widely used by both people in their backyards and farmers in their fields. Roundup Ready plants are resistant to Roundup, so farmers that plant these seeds must use Roundup to keep other weeds from growing in their fields."

Source:   http://web.mit.edu/demoscience/Monsanto/about.html

This means that GMO foods, especially soy and the like, are MUCH more likely to contain glyphosate---the whole purpose of them being GMO is to allow them to use glyphosate to kill weeds, without harmimg the GMO plant.
This may be true but it's important not to conflate that with GMO's being inherently bad.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #187 on: May 20, 2019, 03:19:14 PM »
This may be true but it's important not to conflate that with GMO's being inherently bad.
As I said...
Whether or not GMOs are dangerous in and of themselves, they are dangerous because of this relationship.

To elaborate:

This means that GMO foods, especially soy and the like, are MUCH more likely to contain glyphosate---the whole purpose of them being GMO is to allow them to use glyphosate to kill weeds, without harmimg the GMO plant.
More clearly, if a soy product is GMO, almost by definition, it will contain glyphosate.  Other possible "side effects" of eating GMOs aside, the glyphosate is a serious enough issue on its own.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #188 on: May 21, 2019, 08:59:34 PM »

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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #189 on: June 07, 2019, 01:35:48 PM »
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #191 on: June 13, 2019, 07:32:22 PM »
Who is eating this garbage?
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #192 on: June 13, 2019, 07:58:51 PM »
Who is eating this garbage?
Progressives. Ultra Left Wingers. Not sure about tree huggers.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #193 on: June 13, 2019, 08:06:45 PM »
Progressives. Ultra Left Wingers. Not sure about tree huggers.
And jews.
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Re: Impossible Burger 2.0
« Reply #194 on: June 13, 2019, 08:24:48 PM »
And jews.
Unfortunately, many of the above mentioned are Jews.
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