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    And people wonder why some of us advocate abolishing the FDA, EPA, DOE, and a whole host of other alphabet soups...

    FDA Moves Closer to Approval of Salmon Frankenfish

     
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    Well, it is inevitable that we are going to have to produce food more effectively and efficiently and in larger quantities as the world populations passes 6 billion and 7 billion isn't that far away.

    But I'm with you. This is creepy. I don't like the sound of it. I don't like growth hormones in my beef or antibiotics in my chicken, and I don't want to eat anything grown in a test tube or engineered to grow fastter than Mother Nature intended.

    Let's back up and think about this indeed.
     
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    Haha, Art, I'm as far away from being a conspiracy nut as possible, but the whole GM food issue DOES raise some questions.
     
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    I know ... it was the first thing that popped in my head :lol:
     
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    I am really quite fascinated that we can actually accomplish this.
     
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    I think it's pretty cool too but there are A LOT of dangers to be considered with this sort of science.
     
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    Exactly, Art.

    Some may say that we don't know if it's harmful.

    However...

    We don't know if it's harmLESS, either.
     
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    We'll never know if we don't try
     
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    DNA of different animals in your basic apples, oranges, carrots, etc....seems messed up to me
     

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