Dan Murphy

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Recent contents by Dan Murphy

Murphy: Fighting for Animal Foods

Feb 22, 2018 by Dan Murphy
An attack by health authorities on a researcher promoting the LCHF (low-carb/high-fat) diet — centering on meat and dairy — demands an industry rebuttal. Here’s how to get involved.

Murphy: The Meat Test

Feb 19, 2018 by Dan Murphy
We’re moved by powerful dialogue in many of the movies we watch. But there are always real-life examples as meaningful as any that a screenwriter could imagine. Here’s proof.

Murphy: What Do We Call Alt-Meat?

Feb 16, 2018 by Dan Murphy
An industry association has petitioned USDA to enforce its own rules on the labeling of shamburgers and other faux factory foods made with biotech and ingredient formulations.

Murphy: Meat Too?

Feb 15, 2018 by Dan Murphy
As the ‘Me Too’ movement continues to spread, animal activist groups are no longer exempt from scandals involving sexual harassment. Here, from the left, is the explanation why.

Murphy: Dog Days of Winter

Feb 13, 2018 by Dan Murphy
For all the glitz and glitter in which recent Olympics host countries cloaked themselves, scandals have overshadowed the Games themselves, and the 2018 Winter Olympics are no exception.

Murphy: Valentine's Day Advice

Feb 12, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Instead of the typical, clichéd approach of stale chocolates, limp flowers and a schmaltzy greeting card, why not take this romantic holiday over the top? Here’s how — in just 10 minutes.

Murphy: Vegan Vitriol

Feb 09, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Even without the references to ‘Hitler was a vegetarian,’ it’s tough to embrace the activist message of a peaceful world without any meat — not when veggies are triggering the violence.

Murphy: Carcass Wars

Feb 07, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Yet another incident in which consumers — gasp! — witnessed workers moving meat that hadn’t been portioned and packaged provokes more outrage . . . but (finally!) some pushback.

Murphy: Bye-Bye, Wayne’s World

Feb 06, 2018 by Dan Murphy
The once-esteemed leader of the Humane Society of the United States got pushed out the door, following (alleged) sexual indiscretions. Hard to resist thinking: he got what he deserved.

Murphy: When Raw is Wrong

Jan 30, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Most Americans, if queried about their pets’ diets, would echo those country song lyrics: If feeding them raw meat is wrong, they don’t wanna be right. Now, a new study questions such ‘wisdom.’

Murphy: A Victory for Activists

Jan 24, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Of the many campaigns anti-industry activists embrace, few have been as thoroughly successful as the efforts to portray circus animals as abused and exploited. Here’s proof.

Murphy: GQ’s Meat I.Q.

Jan 22, 2018 by Dan Murphy
One of the (self-described) premier men’s lifestyle magazines waxes poetic about how modern man is supposed to relate to red meat. Hint: Have your platinum Visa available.

Murphy: When Art Copies Life via PETA

Jan 17, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Our pals at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals love to showcase celebrities. It’s the activists’ PR equivalent of politicians kissing babies — and often just as shallow and phony.

Murphy: As the Eagle Soars

Jan 16, 2018 by Dan Murphy
There’s a compelling backstory to the resurgence of the bald eagle, as the symbol of American strength and majesty and as a wildlife success story. And it’s especially relevant these days.