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#1 of 8 Old 10-04-2009, 05:43 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Why the asterix?

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"Veg*n" is a catch-all word that can refer to both vegans and vegetarians.

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FINALLY, a great mystery is solved. Thank you! I have been wondering this for years!

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FINALLY, a great mystery is solved. Thank you! I have been wondering this for years!
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Aha! I've always wondered why vegan was being treated as a bad word on mdc.
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Aha! I've always wondered why vegan was being treated as a bad word on mdc.

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AHA! That makes sense! Thanks for the replies

Mama to Nell (11/15/06) and Maggie (10/9/10) . AFTER 2.5 YEARS, I AM AN AUNTIE!!! joy.gifHOORAY TEAR78 and welcome Anika and Brand New Baby Boy!!!!  Circumcision: the more you know, the worse it is; please leave the decision up to your son!

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Aha! I've always wondered why vegan was being treated as a bad word on mdc.
yes! that's what I've been wondering all this time as well

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