I just stumbled across this excellent blog post on The Making Progress Blues, which I thought I would share with you:
No doubt you are outraged about the horse meat scandal. You have every right to be – criminality, profiteering, potential fraud, all have led to many people eating an animal they would probably prefer to see in the 3.20 at Kempton and possibly also ingesting dangerous veterinary drugs. findus
However, I’m going to come at this from another angle and it’s this: it’s your own bloody fault. There you go.
I know, I know; you’re not happy. It’s not your fault is it? It’s the government, the supermarkets, criminals and Goodness knows who else.
But it’s not just them, you see. It’s you.
After a week of this story my patience has finally snapped, and it’s time someone told you a few home truths.