As if you needed more reasons to like Wu Tang Clan’s GZA here’s a video where he talks about being a vegetarian. Adding even more cool points he gives an extended quote from the lyrics of Boogie Down Production’s “Beef”. If you don’t know “Beef” is a classic that we posted the lyrics to here.
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Here’s a video from the hilarious JP Sears about vegetarianism. I’ve been a vegetarian for many years and have traveled in many of the circles he satires so well. Each video is full of Easter eggs of wisdom that reveal so many of the hypocrisies we readily accept. JP’s work is always a treat, even if you only eat vegetables, so treat it like a sometimes food and don’t forget to share!
“[E]verybody has a tree they remember from being a child. It’s very common I meet somebody who remembers looking carefully at a tree, and being near it, and what it meant to them, et cetera. And I think one of the only interesting things about me is that I never lost that.” –Hope Jahren
When I heard geobiologist and author of “Lab Girl”, Dr. Jahren, say that in a PBS interview about her memoir and investigation into the lives of plants I thought challenge accepted! I asked myself what do I remember from childhood? I came up with three. Continue reading