GMO, the left's version of global warming

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    The anti science rhetoric is just as pervasive as anything that comes form the right. The only real difference is the right doesn't hold itself up as the defenders of science when they attack science.

    Are GMO foods safe? Opponents are skewing the science to scare people. - Slate Magazine
     
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    Global warming is real. Man-made warming is not. It's called Earths cycle. It happens consistently since the beginning. We are just able to track it now. Can't wait for the Gore cronnies to say something about that!
     
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    Enjoy that GMO corn with the insectide in it, it won't harm you at all, it's FDA approved!

    Just like McDonalds is!
     
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    All corn has insecticide in it, even completely organic natural corn.
     
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    Interesting archived article on the topic, from one of the best sources out there...

    Dr. Strangelunch - Reason.com
     
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    Please post a link to an article that says "non GMO natural corn contains insecticide".
     
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    Are you actually that stupid? If there were no natural pesticides and insecticides in plants they would all be eaten before we got a chance.

    AgAir Update | STF - Keep risks of dietary pesticides in perspective
     
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    Global warming gonna be rough on developing nations...
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    World Bank report warns of ‘devastating’ global warming
    11/19/12 - A major World Bank report warns that Earth may be heading for a 4° Celsius (7.2° Fahrenheit) temperature rise by 2100 that would bring unprecedented heatwaves, droughts and floods – effects that put some of the poorest nations at highest risk.
     
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