JUST IN: ‘The Amazon is burning because the world eats so much meat – CNN’

We are diving deep into this story. A really interesting story submitted to reddit in the last day by the user Brodusgus titled The Amazon is burning because the world eats so much meat – CNN is gaining some traction, having got 9 comments already at the time of writing. You can read the initial story (posted by cnn.com) at this link. This was posted at 2019-08-23 23:40:00 and has an ID of cufkm2. Here are some initial comments on what’s going on:

  • “Couldn’t possibly be that the world eats so much fruit and legumes and vegetables or even that we’ve grown from 3.5 billion in 1969 to 7.5 b… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user alexbauer39 at 2019-08-24 02:56:30. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “How it works:

    The world demands a lot of beef. Beef is awesome. Most everyone likes to eat it.

    Brazil wants to export lots of beef to ma… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Infernalism at 2019-08-24 01:09:20. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.

  • “It’s the truth,.“, posted by the user sueq12 at 2019-08-24 00:03:03. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Aaaand – forgive me- CNN fans the flames of stupidity again.

    https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/amazon-rainforest-on-fire-2019/

    Yes, there’… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Lurchgs at 2019-08-23 23:57:12. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

  • “Bless their heart“, posted by the user tgr975 at 2019-08-23 23:52:43. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “whitout reading the article i going to bet on, this is explaining how we are burning woods to have grassland for the livestock“, posted by the user pit1989_noob at 2019-08-23 23:47:53. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.

As this is a topic of great importance to our team here, I am frantically searching for more details and will let you know as soon as we know more.

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