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Soy to the World: Does Santa prefer soy milk or dairy?
Soy to the World: Does Santa prefer soy milk or dairy?

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wants families to leave soy milk out for Santa this year with the cookies, instead of cow's milk, saying that the use of dairy contributes to the suffering of cows. (And yes, the organization wants vegan cookies, none of this butter stuff.) PETA goes off on a strange tangent by saying that dairy milk helps make Santa fat and raise his cholesterol levels. The difference in calorie count for the fat-free version of each is pretty much negligible, and latest studies are showing that dietary cholesterol doesn't necessarily contribute to blood cholesterol levels. As with everything in the world of food, there are opposing camps on this...

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