Originally Posted by Pants
JFC. Humans have been genetically modifying their food from day one. This is a huge pet peeve for me. I don't understand how that's somehow a difficult concept to grasp for people. We have been selectively breeding plants and livestock for centuries upon centuries. Now that we're getting more efficient at it, it's somehow bad and dangerous.
Hormones and anti-biotics are another matter.
There is a difference between breeding and injecting with a gene gun.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson