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Win It Wednesday: PETA Lip Balms

Win It Wednesday: PETA Lip Balms

Posted on February 25, 2009 | Written by PETA

Happy Win It Wednesday, everyone! All winter long, I’ve been relying on my handy PETA lip balm kit to fight the drying effects of cold air. This week, you …

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Anjelica Huston Talks About Travis

Anjelica Huston Talks About Travis

Posted on February 25, 2009 | Written by PETA

After hearing about the death of Travis, the captive chimpanzee who was shot after mauling a woman in Connecticut, Oscar winner Anjelica Huston—who has long been an advocate for …

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Turning Kids Into Killers

Turning Kids Into Killers

Posted on February 24, 2009 | Written by PETA

wildlifedepartment / CCHopefully, young hunters such as this one will be banned from hunting in Pennsylvania. Last Friday, an 11-year-old Wampum, Pennsylvania, boy allegedly picked up his youth-model 20-gauge …

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Montana Men: Protect Your Privates

Montana Men: Protect Your Privates

Posted on February 24, 2009 | Written by PETA

It seems that menfolk in Montana have the highest rate of prostate cancer in the country. We suspect that this may be due in part to the link between …

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Got Drain Bamage?

Got Drain Bamage?

Posted on February 24, 2009 | Written by PETA

When I was a kid and was really, really bored, I amused myself by holding a thermometer up to the heater in the bathroom (before you judge me, understand …

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The Naked Truth About KFC

The Naked Truth About KFC

Posted on February 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

As the Midwest’s snowy winter drags on, PETA beauties have been heating things up. They recently flocked to a KFC in Champaign, Illinois, to tell customers the “naked” truth …

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They Can Borrow a Cup of Sugar Any Time

They Can Borrow a Cup of Sugar Any Time

Posted on February 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

Judging by the response to our “Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door” contest, neighborhoods across North America are practically infested with nubile young herbivores (I’m sure my neighbors think the same …

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Have You Hugged a Baby Seal Today?

Have You Hugged a Baby Seal Today?

Posted on February 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

While most of us would never dream of bashing in a helpless baby seal’s skull, there are people out there who don’t even think twice about it. More than …

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PETA ‘Schools’ Fishy Conventiongoers

PETA ‘Schools’ Fishy Conventiongoers

Posted on February 20, 2009 | Written by PETA

Yippee—it’s the Aquaculture America Convention: a bunch of aquaculturists (fiendish fish farmers) trawling around a trade show that feeds off “aquacruelty” (my made-up term for fish abuse). Not my …

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Victory: Zoo Nebraska’s License Revoked

Victory: Zoo Nebraska’s License Revoked

Posted on February 20, 2009 | Written by PETA

Back in September 2005, four chimpanzees made a break for freedom from a depressing roadside zoo called Zoo Nebraska after workers at the zoo failed to lock the animals’ …

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Bunnies aux Barricades

Bunnies aux Barricades

Posted on February 20, 2009 | Written by PETA

As all you fashionistas out there are probably aware (and everybody else probably isn’t), Giorgio Armani opened a boutique in New York City this week. Paris Hilton and Kanye …

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Tracy Morgan’s Lucky Fish Survive Tank Fire

Tracy Morgan’s Lucky Fish Survive Tank Fire

Posted on February 19, 2009 | Written by PETA

realitytvmagazine / CC Tracy Morgan is thanking his lucky goldfish this morning, after he and his finned friends miraculously escaped a potentially tragic accident. People.com reports that a faulty …

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We’re Looking at You, Canada

We’re Looking at You, Canada

Posted on February 19, 2009 | Written by PETA

Yesterday, PETA held a press conference in Vancouver to announce our ramped-up campaign against the Canadian seal slaughter. We’ll be running the campaign up to and through the 2010 …

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Basketball Star Ron Artest Unveils New PETA Ad

Basketball Star Ron Artest Unveils New PETA Ad

Posted on February 19, 2009 | Written by PETA

When Ron Artest isn’t sticking it to his opponents on the basketball court, he’s sticking up for animals. That’s why the Houston Rockets forward teamed up with us and …

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R.I.P. Travis

R.I.P. Travis

Posted on February 18, 2009 | Written by PETA

On Monday, a 15-year-old chimpanzee named Travis, who was kept as a “pet” by a woman in Connecticut, went on a rampage and mauled a visitor. Travis was stabbed …

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