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K9 Trooper Wants His Job Back After Kicking Dog

K9 Trooper Wants His Job Back After Kicking Dog

Posted on May 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

A lot of people were pretty shocked to see this video of a North Carolina state trooper hanging his dog from a railing and repeatedly kicking the animal, who …

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Polar Bear Added to the Endangered Species List …

Polar Bear Added to the Endangered Species List …

Posted on May 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

ClimateProgress / CC … which is good for the polar bears, though not so good for us humans, as it’s the first time a species has made the list …

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I Am an Animal’s on HBO Again

I Am an Animal’s on HBO Again

Posted on May 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

For you lucky folks who have HBO, this is just an FYI. For everyone else, just consider it another sadistic attempt to kick you while you’re down. If you …

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Chicago Takes a Step Back Into the Dark Ages

Chicago Takes a Step Back Into the Dark Ages

Posted on May 14, 2008 | Written by PETA

The progressive Chicago foie gras ban, sponsored by Alderman Joe Moore and originally passed in 2006 by a vote of 48-1, has been repealed today due to shameless manipulation …

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Seriously, Agriprocessors, can you really be THAT bad?

Seriously, Agriprocessors, can you really be THAT bad?

Posted on May 14, 2008 | Written by PETA

I’ve got to say I wasn’t too shocked this morning when I read about a certain kosher slaughterhouse in a certain small town in Iowa being raided by the …

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Has Riverview Church Lost the Mission?

Has Riverview Church Lost the Mission?

Posted on May 14, 2008 | Written by PETA

Ostensibly, it’s a nice idea. The folks at Riverview Church in Holt, Michigan, are holding a fundraiser to raise money for some high-schoolers to take a trip to Mexico. …

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PETA Thinks Ashton Kutcher Is Just Ducky

PETA Thinks Ashton Kutcher Is Just Ducky

Posted on May 14, 2008 | Written by PETA

‘Cuz he’s got webbed feet. And, like, he seems like a really nice guy. See what I did with the title there? It’s what’s called a double entendre. That’s …

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Hard to Swallow? One Last Tip From “Talk Sex”

Hard to Swallow? One Last Tip From “Talk Sex”

Posted on May 13, 2008 | Written by PETA

Sad news for fans of Oxygen’s Sunday night Talk Sex call-in show: The show’s 77-year-old host, Sue Johanson, is finally calling it quits—the last show, a countdown of the …

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Evil Colonel Sanders Makes His Movie Debut

Evil Colonel Sanders Makes His Movie Debut

Posted on May 13, 2008 | Written by PETA

In a recent conference call with investors, KFC outlined strategies for improving flagging U.S. sales, including projecting a “younger image.” Since we’re going to be matching these guys stride …

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Post Your Confessions …

Post Your Confessions …

Posted on May 13, 2008 | Written by PETA

Fans of PostSecret will be familiar with the format here—members, employees, and friends of PETA have been uploading stories about their companion animals and things they wish they’d done …

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Free Burgers at Johnny Rockets!

Free Burgers at Johnny Rockets!

Posted on May 12, 2008 | Written by PETA

It’s that time of year again, folks. PETA has teamed up with Johnny Rockets to bring the world “buy one, get one free” veggie burgers throughout the month of …

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Speed Racer Bombs

Speed Racer Bombs

Posted on May 12, 2008 | Written by PETA

comicbookmovie / CC <IMG src="http://blog.peta.org/archives/speed%20racer1.jpg" Well, after a ton of hype, the Wachowski Brothers’ live action version of Speed Racer has turned out to be a really, incredibly expensive …

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DMX Arrested

DMX Arrested

Posted on May 12, 2008 | Written by PETA

DMX’s album art leaves little doubt as to where he stands on cruelty to pit bulls <IMG src="http://blog.peta.org/archives/dmx_album.jpg" Rapper DMX, who apparently thinks cruelty to animals makes him seem …

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Horseracing Body Begins to Come Around

Horseracing Body Begins to Come Around

Posted on May 10, 2008 | Written by PETA

Following the dust stirred up by PETA and the national outrage about the very public death of Eight Belles from two snapped ankle bones, our appeals to the horseracing …

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PETA Ad Asks SD State Students to Say ‘No’ to Pot (Roast)

PETA Ad Asks SD State Students to Say ‘No’ to Pot (Roast)

Posted on May 9, 2008 | Written by PETA

There’s been a lot of talk about the arrest of 75 San Diego State University students in a drug sting recently, and now that the dust has settled a …

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