"Unfortunately, the water footprint of meat products is even bigger than that of dairy. According to another study by Mekonnen and Hoekstra, it takes a total of 425 gallons of water to produce a four-ounce serving of beef in the United States. The same size serving of pork takes 165 gallons of water; for chicken, 66 gallons."
"We haven’t seen yet what a truly bad government is capable of doing with modern information technology. What the good ones get up to is terrifying enough."
"I’d ask you this simple question: Could you look a baby cow in its eyes and say to it, “My appetite is more important than your suffering”?"
"But all the magic I have known
I’ve had to make myself."
— Shel Silverstein