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March 6, 2021

Soap Box #117 Vegan’s revenge

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  1. I’m surprised and disappointed at Mandy’s blindness re the fact that some people don’t want to eat animals. I expected her to be more intelligent and aware about the reasons some people find the whole business of eating animals, gross.
    A cow, a calf, a pig, a duck, a chicken, goat, indeed, any sentient creature does not want to be transported to an abattoir to be slaughtered — yes even “organic” animals are sent in trucks to abattoirs where they hear and see animals screaming in terror and pain as they’re tortured by the slaughterers. We’ve seen hidden cameras record these horrors — cows having their udders cut off, their limbs broken, their orifices prodded with electric metal rods, pigs thrown alive in vats of boiling water etc. etc. etc. Fear, terror, pain! It’s monstrous, repugnant and abhorrent that some humans want to eat another creature’s flesh. Pure greed and gluttony–we can survive in better health and with less harm to the environment without slaughtering other creatures.

  2. It is Funny how the echo wont publish my comments!!! Very disappointing from a supposed independent paper promoting freedom of speech!!

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  3. Purple and plastic beads i would not be seen dead in… an accent that grates and not to mention her hair and SIZE..Vegans are far more classy…time for her to retire and make way for the younger generation… her brand of humour is wearing thin

  4. Re:Katie’s comments about Mandy’s size and ridiculous statement about her age….Ageism and vanity make a person very unclassy. Not all Vegans are this shallow. I got the joke Mandy.


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