dolphin-friendly love



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  • adj. (of tuna or other seafood) caught using fishing nets that lessen the chances of killing dolphins.


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  • The entire town is peppered with dolphin-friendly stores and paraphernalia.

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  • "Waterproofing, processor speed, touch-sensitivity, anti-glare screens and dolphin-friendly programs are essential," he says.

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  • Furthermore, I had a real, visceral, bone-deep hatred for those earnest free-range, ethically-sourced, dolphin-friendly, hand-knitted, energy-efficient, 100% biodegradable parents who followed said campaign like the mad disciples off Life of Brian.

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  • I got a very vivid mental image of this beardy vegetariany dolphin-friendly hand-knitted sort of guy who looked uncannily like Malcolm off The Modern Parents in Viz lying in bed with an anguished expression, massaging his corrugated forehead with a shaking hand.

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  • Slightly off-topic, it's what I always think about dolphin-friendly tuna.

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  • That's some big feckin' bait there you've got there, Cap'n Ahab me ol' flip-flop, but I think the only fishies you're gonna catch are blowfish and suckfish, with a few dolphin-friendly tunatards on the end of the line.

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  • For the first time in history, the astronaut title was being bestowed on tree-huggers, dolphin-friendly fish eaters, vegetarians, and subscribers to theNew York Times.

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  • The action is urgently needed to prevent pair trawlers mostly French continuing the carnage of porpoises and dolphins – estimated at 2-4,5000 a year - after government trials of so-called "dolphin-friendly" nets had failed to halt the killing.

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  • Now she has joined the hordes of weekend shoppers who seem intent on playing bumper cars with their carts as they wrestle for the last tin of discounted dolphin-friendly tuna.


  • Jack Kassewitz, a researcher for SpeakDolphin. com, has been comparing touch screen interfaces on basis of waterproofing, processing power, touch-sensitivity, and … err, dolphin-friendly programming.

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