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PETA to Mississippi: “Let Fat People Eat!”

PETA to Mississippi: “Let Fat People Eat!”

Posted on February 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

Literally. Mississippi state representative W.T. Mayhall Jr. has been all over the news recently after introducing a provocative bill that would bar Mississippi restaurants from serving obese people. I’ll …

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So, we went into Donna Karan’s house yesterday and…

So, we went into Donna Karan’s house yesterday and…

Posted on February 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

We’ve been trying to get designer Donna Karan to watch some footage of exactly what happens to the animals killed for her fur coats for a long time now—and …

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Pedro Martinez Attends a Cockfighting Event

Pedro Martinez Attends a Cockfighting Event

Posted on February 7, 2008 | Written by PETA

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Why is the AKC like the KKK?

Why is the AKC like the KKK?

Posted on February 7, 2008 | Written by PETA

Earlier today, we launched the latest and (IMHO) greatest installment of the new video series for our Animal Birth Control Campaign. Just in time for the American Kennel Club-sponsored …

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Happy Year of the Rat!

Happy Year of the Rat!

Posted on February 7, 2008 | Written by PETA

That’s right. It’s officially the Year of the Rat today, and in honor of the new year’s murine mascots, PETA is asking people to, um, be a bit nicer …

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Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on February 7, 2008 | Written by PETA

Deflocked! Click for a larger version To check out the archives of past strips, click here.

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Monkey Boiled Alive at SNBL

Monkey Boiled Alive at SNBL

Posted on February 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

Update: Please click here to take action on this issue. I wish I could say that the title of this entry were anything other than a simple statement of …

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Talking to bin Laden

Talking to bin Laden

Posted on February 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

Well, Rudy Giuliani’s office hung up on us when we offered the once presidential hopeful an ambassadorship last week, but Omar Osama Bin Laden (the estranged son of the …

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PETA to FOX: WTF?

PETA to FOX: WTF?

Posted on February 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

If you were following the Super Bowl ads closely this year, you would have noticed an advocacy ad for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, which …

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Super Chewsday!

Super Chewsday!

Posted on February 5, 2008 | Written by PETA

Happy Super Tuesday, everybody! While the frontrunning presidential candidates square off for this big 24-state battle, let’s take a moment to remember how we got here: Ladies and gentlemen, …

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Sexy Time!

Sexy Time!

Posted on February 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

The 2008 Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door contest is underway, and this year we’re doing things a bit differently. To spice things up a bit, we’ve pitted the nominees against …

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Katherine Heigl in a PETA Tee!

Katherine Heigl in a PETA Tee!

Posted on February 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

This photo, which appeared in Us Weekly and People magazines last week, is interesting not just because it shows that even the fabulous Katherine Heigl must, sometimes, take a …

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Giants, Improbably, Win Super Bowl

Giants, Improbably, Win Super Bowl

Posted on February 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

There’s just so much to say about last night, and so little that has anything to do with the subject matter generally covered by this here blog. But Michael …

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An Interview with Ingrid

An Interview with Ingrid

Posted on February 1, 2008 | Written by PETA

Ingrid Newkirk in India, symbolically averting Gandhi’s eyes from the cruel “Jallikatu” festival earlier this month A couple of weeks ago, I posted a blog asking if people had …

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L.A. Passes Spay/Neuter Ordinance!

L.A. Passes Spay/Neuter Ordinance!

Posted on February 1, 2008 | Written by PETA

The mandatory spay/neuter ordinance, which I was talking up this week on the blog, passed today at the Van Nuys City Council meeting with a 10-1 vote! There is …

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