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Old 05-25-2011, 01:57 PM   #101
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yeah, vegan is complex...most of the processed stuff doesn't taste too great either.

Funny thing is, and I don't know how many others feel the same way, but vegetarian and vegan is basically just eating veggies and fruits and nuts...so it's really only a case of eating most foods in their natural state and leaving out the meat; nothing mystical, if you see it that way. If that makes sense.
I spent 2 days doing video shoots with a vegan. The ingredients they used were mind blowing. Not in a bad way - rather saying they were very creative.
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Old 05-25-2011, 01:59 PM   #102
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I spent 2 days doing video shoots with a vegan. The ingredients they used were mind blowing. Not in a bad way - rather saying they were very creative.
I think the ones that put their heart into it and don't do it as a fad really know what they're doing, and there are some great meals out there.
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Old 05-25-2011, 04:09 PM   #103
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My wife just called and said they only have 10 almonds left at the store.

Almond fail.
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Old 05-25-2011, 06:25 PM   #104
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Vegetarians piss me off.

No, I'm not changing my diet because you're at my table, if you don't like eating meat, GTFO of my kitchen.

It's just like xians, when they come to eat with us. No, I'm not going to pause while you thank jeebus for what I have provided. GTFO.

Ah. It's too early.
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My wife just called and said they only have 10 almonds left at the store.

Almond fail.
Just was at Costco this evening and bought a bag. They had 3 skids full LOL Canadians are hording all the almonds
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:27 PM   #106
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Just was at Costco this evening and bought a bag. They had 3 skids full LOL Canadians are hording all the almonds
I guess.
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Old 05-26-2011, 10:22 AM   #107
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I love "get ripped" articles that involve stuff like "reduce stress by practicing Qi gong - focus your inner chi! Stress keeps you fat."

I can't argue about the impact that stress has. I am a stress eater. On the other hand, are stress-free individuals really more "six pack" ripped? That is the question...
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It's just like xians, when they come to eat with us. No, I'm not going to pause while you thank jeebus for what I have provided. GTFO.

Ah. It's too early.
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I am starving. Lots of chicken with some random seasoning from Emeril.
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And so it goes. The entire meal will be dictated by one person, instead of that one person accommodating themselves for the group. Evangelical vegetarian.
That's what gets me. It's socially acceptable for someone to say "I'm a vegetarian" and expect people to accommodate them. However, if I were to say, "I am on the paleo diet, and I need to derive >40% of my caloric intake from meat products," (not that I am, mind you), that would be considered rude and uncooperative.
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