VeggieBoards banner

Meat is...

  • Tasty

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Tempting

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Not a problem

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Murder

    Votes: 0 0.0%
1 - 20 of 38 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
4,211 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
It's annoying poll time. I've decided to make a poll to test everyone's attitudes out. I did this one at vegweb, and I thought I'd see what happens when i add a few canadians to the poll, eh?<br><br><br><br>
Anyhow, here's what everything means:<br><br><br><br>
Tasty: You enjoy meat. You eat it regularly, and you love it. (Quite obviously an omnivore!)<br><br><br><br>
Tempting: You are trying not to eat meat, but you still crave it.<br><br><br><br>
Not a problem: You're veg*n, and you don't have a problem with meat at all. As long as you're not eating it.<br><br><br><br>
Repulsive: You're veg*n, and the thought of meat sickens you<br><br><br><br>
Murder: This is kinda obvious!!!
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
0 Posts
...What if it's tasty, tempting, and murder? <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/grin.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":D">
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
794 Posts
I'm a near-obsessive Morrissey/Smiths fan - what d'ya think my answer's going to be? <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/wink3.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=";)">
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,339 Posts
Yay -- another Smiths fan. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)"><br><br><br><br>
Despite that, my answer was "Not a Problem" though I would like to revise it add "so long as I'm not cooking it" to the "so long as I'm not eating it" definition. I guess that would make me borderline on the repulsive -- but I'm not quite there yet. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)"> It's certainly not tempting or tasty at ALL.<br><br><br><br>
Mskedi
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,541 Posts
I picked repulsive after how I felt the other night... before that it would have been not a problem but the body doesn't lie!
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
278 Posts
I wanted to answer both "repulsive" and "murder", but "repulsive" won. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/spew.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":spew:">
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
428 Posts
I have never in my entire life liked meat. It has always kind of grossed me out, along with eggs, my entire life. Even as a young child. Now, I find it absolutely disgusting and not the least bit tempting.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
4,211 Posts
Discussion Starter · #8 ·
I picked "repulsive" myself. I don't mind othe rpeople eating it, but to be honest, I really do not like meat, and having an omni family who use lard a lot adds to it.<br><br><br><br>
But feel free to interpret the five selections any way you see fit. It's basically in order of intensity, with tasty being one extreme and murder being the other. So it's kinda like where you fit on the spectrum.<br><br><br><br>
Anywya, I justt hought this would be an interesting one to have.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
904 Posts
<div class="quote-container"><span>Quote:</span>
<div class="quote-block"><i>Originally posted by Loki</i><br><br><b>It's annoying poll time. I've decided to make a poll to test everyone's attitudes out. I did this one at vegweb, and I thought I'd see what happens when i add a few canadians to the poll, eh?<br><br></b></div>
</div>
<br><br><br>
Now Loki, what do you mean by add a few canadians?<br><br><br><br>
ETA: I guess I should say that I find it repulsive. Especially when I had to watch four people eat large amounts of animals tonight. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/spew.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":spew:">
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
0 Posts
Hey Loki I picked repulsive.<br><br>
I don't like to watch it being cooked or smelling it being cooked, but as long as I am not eating it, it is okay.<br><br>
Shannon/Zimma
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
0 Posts
I clicked Tasty, but that was before i read your categories.<br><br>
I like the taste. I dont love it. I dont crave it. I dont miss it. But i do admit it tastes good. But i also think that its murder, but i dont have a problem with others around me eating it.<br><br><span style="color:#FFA500;">Danny</span>
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,590 Posts
I also think its tempting murder....<br><br>
Cheese. Now THAT is tempting. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)">
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,081 Posts
Honestly, I remember <i>exactly</i> how meat tastes (even after 2 years without it), and it's "tempting" so long as I don't use my brain. But the minute I think about where that meat comes from, it's "repulsive."<br><br><br><br>
That's being human for you: having to reconcile "instinctive" behavior with whatever it is that we aspire to be as "higher" animals.<br><br><br><br>
Sadly, for a while I was one of those "fake vegetarians" who ate fish, based upon the fact that I used to go fishing with my grandfather (age 9 or so) and I <i>had</i> killed fish.<br><br><br><br>
My bottom-line veg*n position remains: "If I kill it, then I can eat it." Since I definitely <i>can't</i> kill it -- not fish either now -- then I won't eat it.<br><br><br><br>
And I can totally live with that, both spiritually and physically.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,489 Posts
I put not a problem.<br><br><br><br>
I have never liked it so I don't feel tempted. And only sometimes it seems really repulsive. Most of the time it's just gross. The other day I was at school and for some reason the smell of someone making bacon was wafting around. I thought that was repulsive.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
86 Posts
I put tempting. I always had bad feelings after I ate it, but I still craze meat sometimes. And the funny thing is that it is meat that I did not eat all of the time as an omni like sausage and hotdogs.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
0 Posts
i forget what meat tastes like, thank your god. its only been a year and some months for me but i guess thats good enough for my brain.
 
1 - 20 of 38 Posts
Top