Posted by: Chris Sandel | September 26, 2008

Breast Milk Ice Cream

“Udderly Ridiculous.”  That is my favorite line from a Yahoo! Odd News story I just found.  Apparently the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, PETA, has proposed their most ridiculous idea yet.  They made a formal request for Ben & Jerry, of ice cream fame, to begin making their ice cream from human breast milkinstead of from cow milk.  In her letter to Ben & Jerry’s, Tracy Reiman wrote, “If Ben and Jerry’s replaced the cow’s milk in its ice cream with breast milk, your customers — and cows — would reap the benefits.”  She might want to elaborate on what those benefits are.  The only one result I can see is uncontrollable vomiting but then that really isn’t a benefit. 

The unanimous response: umm… yuck!

I think this idea is pretty much dead so I hate to ask but I can’t help but wonder…how exactly did they plan on getting that much breast milk?



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