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Comment author: Doug_S. 01 February 2009 07:29:11AM 1 point [-]

I am somewhat more disturbed by the suffering of the eaten babies than by the baby-eating itself. I don't like the baby-eating but I could tolerate it by chalking it up to Bizarre Alien Biology or whatever, but it should be possible to euthanize the babies before they are eaten, or whatever. Basically, I hate pain more than I hate death.

Consider the typical human reaction to the treatment of food animals in factory farms...