That Important S

Wednesday, June 11, 2008
A press release with the following headline landed in my inbox today by way of Google New Alerts:

"PETA Asks St. Louis Mayor to Fight Global Warming by Encouraging Resident to Go Vegetarian"

One whole resident? Wow! How do they decide which one? Is there someone who consumes an inordinate amount of meat?

Or, is it a typo? Sadly, it's just a typo.

But this is not a typo: "Because meat production is the main culprit of greenhouse-gas emissions, there's no way to go green without forgoing meat."

Umm. I am pretty sure it is not the main culprit. I mean, It might be the main culprit of methane emissions, but...

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