Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

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  • Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell
    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell  2 months ago +5019

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    • Ben Romero
      Ben Romero 3 days ago

      How can you have any pudding if you haven't eaten your MEAT?!

    • Donovan Baise
      Donovan Baise 5 days ago


    • Kevin games
      Kevin games 5 days ago

      I am vegetarian

    • Jørgen Nytun
      Jørgen Nytun 11 days ago

      I can't survive without your videos

    • Todd Howard
      Todd Howard 11 days ago

      you can say the same about grass in 2:45 because we trim them and that gotta hurt right? stupid logic

  • TrasherBiner
    TrasherBiner 10 hours ago

    This makes me want to feast on a steak even more.

  • Justice Warrior
    Justice Warrior 11 hours ago +1


  • Jonnie
    Jonnie 12 hours ago

    Thats a lot of damage!

  • Karsen Kelley
    Karsen Kelley 12 hours ago

    i cried after he showed us that ducks get shredded

  • Unicorns Bae
    Unicorns Bae 13 hours ago

    Thats why im a vegetarian

  • Pablo Andres
    Pablo Andres 14 hours ago

    Humans don't eat meat because "its tasty". We eat meat because thousands of years ago we discovered how to make fire and cooked meat is a good source for protein, fats and other nutrients.

  • Gerry Dimova
    Gerry Dimova 15 hours ago

    This video is so biased. The way you put it, it sounds like giving up meat is the way out. And it's not. Why don't you do one on the pros and cons of becoming a vegetarian or vegan? What's in the vegetables we eat? What happens to the land that produces the (mostly GMO) vegetables? What happens to your body?
    The whole system is screwed up. It's not just meat. Giving up meat is not a solution and, considering the stuff they put in vegetables, it might as well be a skip-the-line ticket out of this world.
    Why is nobody talking about reducing waste? We're "recycling" and we're giving up meat but we never really try to reduce the amount of trash we produce. Why? Perhaps because it is so much more difficult.
    It's not all black and white. It's not as simple as "I'll give up meat to make the world a better place". Stop making it sound so simple. I understand the pure motives of people who want to save the world and I admire them but this is not going to solve the underlying problem. Plus, you have to take proper care of your body if you're going to be here, on this planet, and actually make a change.

  • Dogukan Yıldırım
    Dogukan Yıldırım 15 hours ago

    Amma boş yaptın ha .

  • Adnan Ron
    Adnan Ron 16 hours ago

    So you're saying that we should eat grass rather than feeding it to the animals.....
    I think I'm good with my current food habit

  • Dan W
    Dan W 18 hours ago

    Has no one noticed the characters on here are from Bob's Burgers?.....

  • Don’t read my profile picture

    6:06 eyebot from fallout

  • Your Senpai Rusian
    Your Senpai Rusian 21 hour ago

    Can you make a video about crohn’s disease?

  • Fikri Djojosumitro
    Fikri Djojosumitro 22 hours ago

    How about fish?

  • Jun
    Jun 22 hours ago

    I eat beef once a year. Am I so broke or am I the wise people?

  • Arham ALAM
    Arham ALAM 22 hours ago

    dont give half of information...if u talking about killing.....then plants have got life too.....so stop killing plants too...
    its not about killing or eating ...
    anmial and plant both desrv love...but we can eat them if we want......so both are important....we cant live without animal and cant live without trees too..and those who are sayin ...i m vegan bla bla...then stop killing plants too. ....dont be a vegan too....u r not talking life of animal but u r taking 1 extra life of plant.........so treat them nicely ...both...

  • Gursharan Singh
    Gursharan Singh Day ago

    people say they love animals but eat meat what double standards

  • Michael Schmidt
    Michael Schmidt Day ago

    Reduce population, not quality of life.

  • palito2003games
    palito2003games Day ago

    I just feel sad about this I love the taste of meat but against this horrible

  • Bomb with a Flower Fuse

    bobs burgers count: 39847528743523894752384759

  • Captain Sum Ting Wong

    hmmm peta has killed 36000 pets since 1998

  • Leonardo Galani
    Leonardo Galani Day ago

    What about eating fish?

  • Derp Derp
    Derp Derp Day ago

    I can’t wait until lab grown meat becomes more available; to me, it’s not disgusting, so it’s nice to have that option

  • brian chin
    brian chin Day ago

    Conspiracy who

  • I'm a random stranger

    This is why I eat veggie patties

  • Gsage
    Gsage Day ago +1

    There is something that is bothering me, What could we do with all the spare animals if Meat consumption suddenly drop? We'd have billions of potentially invasive species that couldn't just be introduced to the wild. Hmmmm...

  • Flimsy Fox
    Flimsy Fox Day ago

    6:20 Just an FYI: It is questionable whether "lizard brains" (referring to the "ancient" part of our brains) actually exist, and numerous studies find no evidence of existence.

    Overall, though, great video as always! I already knew a bit about this topic, but I learned even more (plus I got to see fluid animations)!

  • xXx_spaghettilord420_xXx

    I still dont give a shit about it tho. I eat *specifically* baby cow (veal) because it tastes better

  • Raul Gobato
    Raul Gobato Day ago

    Please make a vídeo about MEAT LAB!!!!

  • Keira Eyles
    Keira Eyles Day ago

    Haha woah I’m a vegetarian now

  • Nene Queen
    Nene Queen Day ago

    You are sooo smart. Like if you agree

  • Gulyás Gellért

    you guys should make a game like civ

  • Rosalie Stevenson

    Yeah, ethically produced pork is an excellent form of meat. Esp pigs that are raised on human food waste.
    Another thing is that happy animals produce more. Unhappy cows will not produce as much milk, for example.
    And of course, there's hunted meat. Since adrenaline makes food taste not as good it's best to get a clean kill. Then fill your freezer. My morfar used to hunt, when he was younger a hunting trip could keep the family in meat all winter from what I've heard.
    I accept that humans became human by hunting and eating meat. It's why we sweat and are the most amazing marathoners in the natural world (of course we are outstripped by certain sled dogs we created).
    I am looking forward to a time when we can have easy access to lab-grown meat that's cheap.

  • SantaPaws Kitty514

    Can we evolve deadly armed chickens?

    VITTXRIO Day ago

    Humans are really good at killing

  • vipul agrawal
    vipul agrawal Day ago

    Man we r cruel...

  • Mytrillee
    Mytrillee Day ago

    Love the "Bob's Burgers" reference.

  • XProKing
    XProKing Day ago

    Any vegans/vegetarians?

  • tim mobile
    tim mobile Day ago

    Is it sad that when the chicken was mentiond I went to diner we had chicken

  • 嘎查Youngfoxy
    嘎查Youngfoxy Day ago

    To be honest i like salads :V

  • Maestrul Gamer
    Maestrul Gamer Day ago

    Can we at least keep chicken??

  • Rick
    Rick Day ago

    I think that eat fish is better than eat meal, pig or chicken

  • Lawrence Gaming
    Lawrence Gaming 2 days ago

    *Videos about meat appear*

    Vegans: *NANI*

  • Puneeth Nagenahalli
    Puneeth Nagenahalli 2 days ago

    Yay I'm proud to be a vegetarian. :)

  • Nadhiff Putra Nurayan

    Please everyone more vegetables.!!

  • Linas Ramanauskas
    Linas Ramanauskas 2 days ago

    From now on I'm a vegan

  • Mega Buster
    Mega Buster 2 days ago

    I'm having bulgogi today

  • hogus bogus
    hogus bogus 2 days ago

    At the same time; plants don't provide protein that's quite complete, and bugs are quite disgusting.

    • hogus bogus
      hogus bogus 2 days ago

      I'd say just try not to eat meat too often but eat it sometimes, to ensure the completeness of protein you consume.

    • hogus bogus
      hogus bogus 2 days ago

      But in the same breath, don't over eat your meat.

  • Mr. Coelophysics
    Mr. Coelophysics 2 days ago

    Eating so much meat so often does make a person feel worse, both mentally and physically.

  • Akira Coleman
    Akira Coleman 2 days ago


  • Craftmasterist
    Craftmasterist 2 days ago

    This is so sad😭

  • Ask Kure
    Ask Kure 2 days ago

    Well, I gave up meat because I felt like a bad person when I acted like killing animals was no problem.

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      yet you still act like poisoning pigs & deer & rabbits that try to eat your crops is not a problem :S
      Poisoning is a horrible way to kill something!

  • Seaque
    Seaque 2 days ago

    Aporkalypse Now
    Jules from Pulp Fiction on the right

  • PC Revolt
    PC Revolt 2 days ago

    I appreciate this. It's unbiased and understands that some people do eat meat and don't want to stop, and suggests a compromise until another viable option exists.

  • Zes
    Zes 2 days ago

    no such thing as look down or small or cruel or not happyx or not, happy no matter what, up can be inferiox, do, be any nmw is perfx

  • Joeblox Gamer
    Joeblox Gamer 2 days ago

    this is fake.

  • Brazen Spy
    Brazen Spy 2 days ago +2

    Bob's Burgers amiright

    • SuperLenny1975
      SuperLenny1975 2 days ago +1

      Finally a comment pointing out the refrence
      I have seen nothing but vegan comments

  • Hazem Nassar
    Hazem Nassar 2 days ago

    In a nut shell:pork belly

    Muslims:wHY yOU bUlLY uS

  • Spencer Leeper
    Spencer Leeper 2 days ago

    So Martin Luther and Smaug both eat people. Ok then.

  • Stella Hoshii
    Stella Hoshii 2 days ago

    I like meat ! I live in the countryside of France and we have our own animals:some duck and hen a pig and even a horse ! We eat them and treat them well

  • Karma Girl
    Karma Girl 2 days ago

    A lot of the animal rights thing about slaughter and farms are not accurate. I know cause I study this stuff. The amount of farms have gone down because out genetics have improved. How the animals are aren’t the best but they are not as horrible as they make it out to be.

  • KarylCat Kittens
    KarylCat Kittens 2 days ago

    But hot dogs are even worse some hot dogs can have cancer in it that might lead to death

  • KarylCat Kittens
    KarylCat Kittens 2 days ago

    Waaaaaaaaa i love chicks :(
    1 like= 100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
    Chicks that are males will be alive again

  • mesut oğuz manav
    mesut oğuz manav 2 days ago

    meat is great so f**k you

  • Sans craft
    Sans craft 2 days ago

    Wth ö
    You know what i will never like the meat

  • anti feministas
    anti feministas 2 days ago

    4:47 es culpa del patriarcado

  • Vismay Dharod
    Vismay Dharod 3 days ago +1

    1 KG of chicken = 2500 litres of water.
    1GB of tomatoes =150 litres of water.

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      & how do you get a gigabyte of tomatoes? I'm assuming that's what "GB" is referring to? It can't be a typo & kgs, because it takes WAY more water than that!

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      How do you possibly get 2500 litres of water into a chicken?

  • Saleucami
    Saleucami 3 days ago

    Why are the characters from Bob's burgers?

  • 300K subscribers
    300K subscribers 3 days ago +1

    Dont kill birds on farms

  • Lucy Phillips
    Lucy Phillips 3 days ago

    1 like = 1 Animal Revived

  • Aysha Siddika Eite
    Aysha Siddika Eite 3 days ago

    All humans don't live meat.

  • Aniruddha Salunke
    Aniruddha Salunke 3 days ago

    Please add subtitles.
    I can't understand anything.

  • ItzYoBoi DatOneGuy
    ItzYoBoi DatOneGuy 3 days ago

    Welp that's one more reason to kill myself we are a terrible species

  • Michael Flowers
    Michael Flowers 3 days ago +1

    Is it just me or is every character in this video from the cast of a cartoon show called Bobs Burgers... ?

  • maybe ill be tracer
    maybe ill be tracer 3 days ago +2

    how to trigger vegans 101

  • Brooke_SU
    Brooke_SU 3 days ago

    The best thing to do is just... just... not get into this.

  • M rL
    M rL 3 days ago

    I'm still gonna eat meat

  • Jesse Morabito
    Jesse Morabito 3 days ago

    tell me where i can order a chesse burger for a dollar...

  • TheNintendoFanatic
    TheNintendoFanatic 3 days ago

    Is the animal suffering really a problem beyond the super bacteria? I mean they're animals not humans, I don't want to be an ass hole, I am just genuinely curious and confused

    • TheNintendoFanatic
      TheNintendoFanatic 3 days ago

      +Nove To be fair my opinion on whether humans are superior or not vary based on what I see when I'm asked, but I believe that generous humans who use their resources as a means to help others could be considered above animals because, well we may be the only species to think that way even for other species, although with the exception of a few as some animals such as dolphins and elephants can be similar in that way and in cases such as that I would totally agree they equal humans as they grieve, have funerals for their dead and even suffer depression but for animals such as chickens not so much

    • Nove
      Nove 3 days ago +1

      +TheNintendoFanatic that is a very good question, it made me think a lot. personally, i believe that humans are not superior beings, all we have really is a more developed brain. actually, sometimes i am led to think that some dogs are smarter and more aware than a human baby.
      with that said, from a personal point of view, i do believe that we should care for animal suffering.
      but if you do believe that humans are somehow superior than other species, then that is a different question. do you?

    • TheNintendoFanatic
      TheNintendoFanatic 3 days ago

      Nove I totally agree with that, I just meant like. For the sake of argument say we genetically engineer animals that are wayyyy more efficient with resources to the point of sustainability but it comes at the cost of suffering for the animals, should we do it? Like they’re not people, not humans and their self awareness is debatable considering they can’t identify themselves in a mirror in many cases so in that scenario should we worry about their suffering?

    • Nove
      Nove 3 days ago +1

      if you do not consider the animal suffering a big problem, the first part of this video gives you even bigger ones. i'm sure you won't disagree that ending our natural resources is one of the biggest problems we have right now

  • Ilyootha
    Ilyootha 3 days ago

    You have my respect, poor chickens. When I'm done (with this fillet burger), half of the slaughterhouse chickens will still be alive. I hope they remember you.

  • SirWolfz
    SirWolfz 3 days ago

    nibba the fuck u mean it was a luxuary

  • Skirnir K.
    Skirnir K. 3 days ago

    Few Bits of Information to those of you on either side:
    Meat IS in fact, less efficient to process in the human body. Your body uses a noteworthy amount of calories when it produces the key enzymes needed to break the protein structure of meat down into its usable base components. This is part of why you get a more noticeable "Food-Coma" after eating a large amount of meat.
    There is a reason Slaughterhouses are called "Slaughterhouses" and not "Happy fun-time free-range internment camps". Example: Chickens are typically "rolled" across a spinning blade that slits their throats on a conveyor (it's very reminiscent of the movie "Saw").
    On the OTHER spectrum..
    Soy, a major staple in Vegetarian and Vegan Diets, is one of THE MOST destructive crops we have today. The climates that are the most beneficial to the cultivation and harvest of Soy are in tropical and sub-tropical regions, demanding that once dense forests, rain-forests and entire tracts of land be leveled to make way for Soy. This destabilises local ecosystems and displaces thousands of species.
    Another common argument for Anti-Meat Protesters is that "Plants don't feel pain". This is, to a certain extent, at least HALF-correct. Plants do lack the complex nervous system of mammalian species, but that doesn't mean that all plants are oblivious to what is happening to them. Rye-Grass, for example, releases a chemical distress signal of sorts when damaged, attempting to attract a predatory insect species to defend it. Many plants have similar "signals", just because you don't hear Kale scream, doesn't mean it isn't aware of its imminent demise on a cellular-level.
    Want to be 100% Morally superior?
    Eat Soylent Green.
    _Mic Drop_

  • PlotTwistGamer
    PlotTwistGamer 3 days ago +1

    Humans have been eating meat since they came around hundreds of thousands of years ago. You are correct that we are wasting a ton, and we should eat less. But your bit about it being a luxury item just wasn't correct. Meat is a very important part of our diets and we actually need it for certain types of proteins to be healthy. That's why there have been HUNTERS and GATHERERS. Not just Gatherers. I also do not agree with how we treat the animals, that's probably the sh*ttiest the we can do.

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      +Vincent Patrick wrong

    • Vincent Patrick
      Vincent Patrick 3 days ago

      Meat has become a luxury since the dawn of agriculture and the rise of modern civiliations simply because mass agriculture was more efficient at feeding bigger populations that no longer needs to be nomadic to survive. The video is correct.

  • philip chan
    philip chan 3 days ago

    Got an ad about meat lol

  • The Greatest Youtuber!
    The Greatest Youtuber! 3 days ago +1

    Meat is a good energy directly to the body to producenergy!

  • Livia Dumitrica
    Livia Dumitrica 3 days ago

    Epic Shit. I love cool Stuff.

  • AK Gamer
    AK Gamer 3 days ago +1

    The End Is Near

    TVP MUSIC 3 days ago +2

    I hate how this video brainwashes you completely

  • LusciousPine
    LusciousPine 3 days ago +2

    That's it. I'm vegetarian now

  • Putra319
    Putra319 3 days ago

    If ur a vegan..please just show this to meat eater or just say it slowly..rather.

  • Paras Arya
    Paras Arya 3 days ago +1

    i am a vegetarian.

  • AkiTheFullXD
    AkiTheFullXD 3 days ago +1

    Imma say one thing , if your exuse of eating meat is survival of the fittest or something like that , tell me then , Why do we have laws to be civvilized and why dont we just go around killing each others and being canibals cuz like u said , do anything to survive right?

  • Halu Kier
    Halu Kier 3 days ago

    The governments shouldve already raised tax in meat but the meat industry just have too much money from meat eaters 🙃
    The problem roots in our body, so please be responsible.

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      The meat industry isn't where the lobbying money is, that's in the crop industry!

  • Harsh Anand
    Harsh Anand 3 days ago

    And in india people are protesting against it and they are said to be violent 😯😯what a world

  • L Huang
    L Huang 4 days ago +1

    Lab meat is made from poop and
    Lab liquid

    • Lilac Lizard
      Lilac Lizard Day ago

      It's made from fetal bovine serum actually (unborn, killed baby cow's blood)

  • Ally Kirkland
    Ally Kirkland 4 days ago

    Im an omnivore not a herbivore, plus i eat free range animals from my hometown so i still don't have the reason to stop eat meat but its sound fun to have some vegetables-only days

  • Saurav Sajeev
    Saurav Sajeev 4 days ago +1

    What would happen if the whole meat sources are consumed and there's nothing left out in the world? Do humans look for other sources or they kill themselves to feed them?

  • Kennard Lim
    Kennard Lim 4 days ago

    Looking for PETA comments from people who watch half of the video

  • Unban me from Pyrocynicals Discord

    People who think that this is to turn people vegan are brainlets.

  • firedragon159
    firedragon159 4 days ago

    Haha, I never knew that male chickens were useless and were killed at birth, I guess the Amazonians still got their lifestyle going strong in the meat industry. Where them warrior hens.