Thursday, February 12, 2009

Soda Made From Cow Urine?

You can't make this stuff up, and it's too bizarre to pass up without comment:
Does your Pepsi lack pep? Is your Coke not the real thing? India's Hindu nationalist movement apparently has the answer: a new soft drink made from cow urine.
Read the whole thing here.

Whenever I See things like this, it reminds me of something that Malcolm Muggeridge (the British theologian and satirist) once said: "Being a satirist is tough sometimes. You work very hard to make up a humorous fictional situation in which to place a person. And then they go ahead and do something far more stupid and comical than anything you could conjure up. "