November 2012

Forcing animals to smoke is pretty sicko stuff

So what does that make our USDA?

Did you know that in order for something to qualify as a “low risk” item, the USDA asks manufacturers to verify said risk by animal testing? Given the number of studies conducted on animals that have yielded false positives (or negatives) and even resulted in death, I think we can all conclude that something’s reaction to a mouse or rabbit just isn’t the same as it is to a human. Yet, we keep testing.