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Great need for holiday turkeys in Bay Area

Original post made on Nov 20, 2011

A food bank in the Bay Area is banking on the generosity of residents as it tries to collect enough turkeys to feed families this Thanksgiving.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, November 19, 2011, 4:23 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by moi, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 20, 2011 at 10:57 pm

Animals need to be killed so that we can celebrate a holiday of giving thanks?

Where is the sense in this?


Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Nov 21, 2011 at 12:05 pm

Thanks, moi, for your thoughts. I eat meat sometimes, but I get really grossed out by the mass consumption of poorly raised animals during the holiday season. I'm opting not to have turkey this Thanksgiving and am grateful to have that option. I understand that families in need aren't in a position to say no. I just wish that we had better options for them as well as the turkeys.


Posted by amitofu, a resident of Crescent Park
on Nov 21, 2011 at 12:09 pm

Buddha says,we must not eat meat since those are feeling the pain too,amitofu.


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