Happily I spent last night eating a lot of roasted sheep. This meat-free initiative, incidentally, promises that eating less meat will genuinely reduce our environmental impact. I dare him to sit near a certain friend of mine several hours after he's eaten falafel and tell me that without a gas mask.
To clarify an unrelated matter:
http://www.quadrant.org.au/blogs/qed/2012/11/wither-my-free-speech - yes, that's 'wither' and not 'whither', on account of it being a pune, or play on words, on the part of QED's editor.
And this turned up on the Bourque Report in Canada, which was a nice surprise: