There's another option, you know, which is what humans are...omnivores. and it's herbivores for plants. -----Original Message----- From: javier velasco [mailto:lists at mantruc.com] Sent: Wednesday, October 16, 2002 9:15 AM To: thechat at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thechat] Fried Twinkies. * carnivores have shorter intenstines, when they eat they absorbe protein quickly and drop teh rest fast. when we eat meat, it soons starts to decompose inside our body. plantivores(sp?) have much longer intestines, ours are not long enough to get the best out of vegetables.