It’s in the transcript as “Audio Gap” (Do a page find for it in your browser, as its a long page).
I watched it live, so let me paraphrase. Governor Romney believes that the solution to gun crime is people getting married before they have children and that single parenthood dooms children. Therefore, less gun violence.
He then did some soft shoe and and yelled “THE ARISTOCRATS!”
Best debate synopsis of the morning.
And in your chicken, it seems…
Its all about connections. Connections between arsenic used in chicken feed for pest control and to make the meat pink. Arsenic used as pesticide on cotton crops. Arsenic in chicken poop being spread on fields. Connections to a breed of rice developed specifically to be resistant to arsenic.
And plants being what plants are, the rice takes up the arsenic as if it were another micronutrient and concentrate it in the seed we eat.
The origins of this Mother Jones story is Consumer Reports. CR is recommending adults eat no more than 2, one quarter cup servings of rice per week, and children should eat no more than about 1/3 cup per week.
When in the world are we going to learn that you can’t dump poison into the environment without harming ourselves?
WHAT? I eat WAY more rice than that. So, I’m going to die soon? Is that what you’re trying to tell me? Of rice poisoning? Well, that figures.