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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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If You Have to Be Human, at Least Be Humane

If You Have to Be Human, at Least Be Humane

Posted on May 9, 2008 | Written by PETA

I love the tagline for this new ad, which features Tricia Helfer—star of the hit Sci-Fi Channel show Battlestar Galactica. Tricia plays a ruthless cylon robot on BSG, but …

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Broadway Star Speaks Out Against Carriage Horse Abuse

Broadway Star Speaks Out Against Carriage Horse Abuse

Posted on May 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

We’re going full steam ahead with our efforts to permanently ban horse-drawn carriage rides in New York, and the latest high profile New Yorker to sign on to the …

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10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on May 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

This thing’s off to an amazing start, if you ask me. Here’s the first installment of 10% Wool. With that in mind, don’t forget to call your newspaper and …

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“They Love to Run”

“They Love to Run”

Posted on May 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

Well, about 500 or so comments later, the thread on this post about the recent Kentucky Derby horror is still going strong. It’s clear that this issue has deeply …

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Protests at the Preakness

Protests at the Preakness

Posted on May 7, 2008 | Written by PETA

I’m actually going to leave this in the capable hands of the good folks at Deadspin. Best title for an article ever. Check it out.

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