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Liberate yourself from the wrath of meat

Dear Editor:

What possible reason could anyone have to barbecue soy dogs and veggie burgers on the Fourth of July instead of animal body parts? Would any of these work?

• Not worrying about nasty E. coli and salmonella bugs if temperature is too low.

• Not worrying about deadly carcinogens if temperature is too high.

• Focusing on traffic and fireworks safety rather than food safety.

• Giving your eyes a break from reading government warning labels.

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• Giving your body a holiday from saturated fat, cholesterol and hormones.

• Not sweating the animal-cruelty and environmental-devastation guilt trips.

• Sharing a holiday with your strange but lovable veggie friends.

• Celebrating a day of independence from the meat industry.

Andrew Teller

Aspen