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Old 10-03-2011, 11:10 PM posted to soc.culture.indian,alt.food.vegan,alt.animals.ethics.vegetarian
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Default Five Reasons to Be a Vegetarian, and Ten Arguments Against EatingMeat

On 3/10/2011 3:48 PM, [email protected] wrote:
On Wed, 9 Mar 2011 13:32:44 -0800, wrote:


Life can and often does have positive value for animals,


Meaningless blabber.



Both of the animals in the theoretical example above had "life" in exactly
the same measure and manner, yet one suffered while the other thrived. That
PROVES that "life" is not the source of benefit.


It's a benefit which makes all others possible,


*Wrong*. It's a condition that is required for any benefit, but it is
not, itself, a benefit.