[LMB] OT: Language

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Thu Aug 15 00:26:22 BST 2019



> On Aug 8, 2019, at 2:26 PM, Tony Zbaraschuk <tonyz at eskimo.com> wrote:
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> On Thu, August 8, 2019 12:59 pm, Marc Wilson wrote:
>> On Mon, 5 Aug 2019 19:29:35 -0600, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
>> wrote:
>>> Or if vat pork was grown without a split hoof, is it still unclean?
>> 
>> There's a short story with exactly that premise.  Damned if I can
>> remember who wrote it.
> 
> Harry Turtledove, "The R Strain", published in a couple of his collections.
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> Tony Z

Those were genetically modified pigs, who satisfied the kosher laws and were ruled
not to be pigs and thus kosher. Of course it depends on who’s your rabbi.


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