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Did you know there are 187 non-edible ways to use pig parts -- including aluminum molds, weaponry and more? Hope you're not eating a BLT while you watch this:

By Ezra Klein  | September 20, 2010; 1:06 PM ET
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You know what is the best way to use pig parts? To let the pig live her life.

Posted by: AZProgressive | September 20, 2010 1:18 PM | Report abuse

Mmmmm, BLT....

Posted by: MosBen | September 20, 2010 1:30 PM | Report abuse

Obama has challenged the Tea Party to identify specifically what would we do....

We first off I would pass a resolution that declares the following parts of the stimulus were explicit acts of corrupt politics whereby Democrats were explicitly stealing money from the tax-payers to payoff their party patrons:

"A half million dollars for new windows at the Mt. St. Helens visitors center in Amboy, Washington. The building has been closed since 2007 and there are no immediate plans to reopen it."

Among other waste:

--$6.9 million dollars for repairs to an 1846 brick fort marooned on Dry Tortuga at the end the Florida Keys. Few people can visit this remote national park unless they hire a seaplane or take a four-hour round-trip boat ride.

--Creating a museum in an abandoned train station in Glasboro, NJ, at the cost of $1.2 million.

--$2 million dollars to send researchers from the California Academy of Sciences to islands in the Indian Ocean to study exotic ants.

--A study of dog domestication at Cornell University with a price tag of $296-thousand dollars.

--$141-thousand dollars to send students from Montana State University to China to study dinosaur eggs.

--$762-thousand dollars to create interactive choreography programs at the University of North Carolina. Dancers would wear electronic monitors to analyze their movements.

--$89-thousand dollars to replace sidewalks in Boynton, Oklahoma that were just replaced five years ago. One of them goes nowhere near any houses or businesses and leads directly into a ditch.

As for political fraud:

Hillary Clinton pollster Mark Penn is looking at some pretty sweet numbers - namely $6 million in federal stimulus dollars awarded to two firms he controls.

The Hill newspaper reported Wednesday that $5.97 million from the $787 billion stimulus package helped preserve three jobs at Burson-Marsteller, the global PR firm headed by Penn.

"Federal records show that $5.97 million from the $787 billion stimulus helped preserve three jobs at Burson-Marsteller, the global public-relations and communications firm headed by Penn"

It is time Obama get off his high horse and admit he is nothing more than a greedy power hungry politician manipulating the masses and paying off cronies.

That would be a nice start!!!!

Posted by: FastEddieO007 | September 20, 2010 1:57 PM | Report abuse

The stimulus had nothing to with job creation.

Obama and Pelosi WANT high unemployment and to have thousands more Americans year y year to be added to welfare. Welfare recipients are a captive audience to Democrat party policies!!!

He is bulding his party's power by destroying the nation!!!!


Bill Ayers has properly trained Barack Obama in how to radicalize this nation and divide it!!! No Wonder Billl Ayers sought out Barack Obama in 2001 to help in on his campaign to destroy America.

Bill Ayers and Barack Obama realized that as fun as they thought it might be to bomb young US Servicemen, it is not as effective as simply pushing all of the middle class American families into poverty through forcing fiscally unsustainable policies that destroy jobs.

It is time to take a stand!!!

Posted by: FastEddieO007 | September 20, 2010 2:03 PM | Report abuse

ghoulish presentation.
why was she smiling? her smile gave me the chills.
the whole thing reminded me of "soylent green." high protein wafers.

just think of how much of human beings could be used, for making things, like soap and lampshades. the worst human experiments, ever.
it is kind of pigs to sacrifice their lives for heart valves, considering that we use the rest of them in concrete and dough.

we live in a very strange world.

either everything is sacred,
or nothing is sacred.

Posted by: jkaren | September 20, 2010 2:05 PM | Report abuse

The thing is, Pigs just want to be BBQ. It's probably the most rewarding thing a pig could possibly aspire to.

They'd jump directly into your sandwich if you gave them half the chance.

Posted by: leoklein | September 20, 2010 2:19 PM | Report abuse

it is very upsetting to think that even if we are vegetarians, and use products, that to the best of our knowledge, are not made out of animal parts, we are still using them, and dont even know it.
this is what these millions of pigs are bred for.
their nobility as beautiful, sentient creatures, with a right to live out their lives, is worth less than the sum of their parts, in the warped world that humans have constructed.

Posted by: jkaren | September 20, 2010 2:19 PM | Report abuse

@AZProgrssive: "You know what is the best way to use pig parts? To let the pig live her life."

That's the second best way. The first best way is bacon.

If pigs weren't meant to be bacon, bacon would not taste like the ambrosia of the gods encapsulated in meat strip form.

Posted by: Kevin_Willis | September 20, 2010 2:44 PM | Report abuse

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