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  • You can't just feed me sushi and then quietly snicker behind the camera!

  • What's wrong!

  • [People eat sushi with facts]

  • [We told people they were only eating sushi...]

  • Oh, my God!

  • The dream come true!

  • Tastes really good. It's really good.

  • [Then we gave them some sushi facts to read.]

  • I have belief in free meal but...

  • Oh, here it is.

  • God fucking damn it.

  • - No! - Don't ruin sushi for me please!

  • A study by the WWF, the wildlife one not the wrestling one,

  • found out over a third of the Wild Atlantic salmon populations in North America and Europe were endangered, and moreover,

  • were on the brink of extinction in Portugal, Estonia, Poland, and the United States.

  • Now I feel horrible eating a salmon right now. It's like Nemo's cousin over here.

  • It's in my teeth. It's stuck in between my teeth.

  • Major recovery efforts have been put into place, but salmon is still considered to be threatened (and in some ecosystems endangered) in many places around the world.

  • How does that make you feel? Salmon are dying, and it's not because of bears, it's because of us.

  • It will be fucked up if we just like, let it sit here, and did nothing for anyone.

  • Yeah, I mean, if I die, I want someone to eat me.

  • Salmon (especially farmed salmon) are known to contain PCB's,

  • which are industrial chemicals that can have serious long-term health effects,

  • including the likelihood of certain cancers and negative effects on the immune system, the nervous system, and the endocrine systems.

  • Because of these levels, it's recommended fresh and frozen Wild Pacific salmon can be eaten twice a month, but fresh and frozen farmed Atlantic salmon should only be eaten once every two months. - Oh, shit!

  • What the fuck! Yo!

  • - No, but I would have like, weekly sushi dinners with my friends. I'm not kidding you. - Yeah, but are you gonna have that second bite of salmon? 'Cause I am.

  • We're all gonna die anyway. That's fine.

  • It's a good way to look at it.

  • Human waste and the toxic chemicals, heavy metals from industrial and agricultural wastes flow and runoff from rivers and into the sea.

  • These waste pollutants can cause diseases, mutations, birth defects, reproductive difficulties, behavior changes, and death in marine animals.

  • And large fish that are generally favored in sushi, such as tuna and mackerel are thus the most highly toxified.

  • So all of this is poison. Expensive delicious poison.

  • We're killing them, and we shouldn't, and they're killing us back. Right? That's essentially what's happening here.

  • It's just some sick fucking cycle.

  • United States imports up to 90% of its seafood, and a huge portion of that comes from Southeast Asian countries like Thailand,

  • which has been known to have built its massive seafood industry on slave or indentured labor as well as human trafficking.

  • Damn it.

  • The shrimping industry is known to be especially bad, and because of the way shrimp is packaged,

  • it is nearly impossible to decipher which has been tainted by slave labor.

  • Fuck!

  • If you are eating pre-peeled shrimp in the US, it has most likely been touched by slave labor.

  • Alright, we're done. We're done here.

  • That's the last straw.

  • That's terrible, man.

  • Yeah, we're fucked.

  • I would like those people to be employed, not slaves.

  • And if they are enslaved, then we should be doing the peeling.

  • Yes. Absolutely.

  • We're going to hell, I mean, I'm going there for other reasons but this just added to the list.

  • What this video tells me is I'm for sure gonna start asking: Will it stop me from eating the sushi? God, to be honest, I fucking don't know.

  • I don't know if it tastes good anymore. It kind of took the taste buds out of me, hearing those facts.

  • If I'm eating poison, it's my stupid decision, but contributing to a greater problem like slave labor or human trafficking, that's really really bad, so if that is the case, then we should definitely not be buying peeled shrimp.

  • Couldn't have said it better! Dude!

You can't just feed me sushi and then quietly snicker behind the camera!

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People Learn Disturbing Sushi Facts While Eating Sushi

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    Colleen Jao posted on 2021/11/16
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