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Do People Over 40 Smell?

Do People Over 40 Smell?

Posted on July 23, 2008 | Written by PETA

waterlife / CC Ever noticed that some old people smell funky? Notice that I said “some.” A New Scientist article released last week reports that the “funky old person” …

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Vogue Schmogue

Vogue Schmogue

Posted on July 23, 2008 | Written by PETA

mediabistro / CC Ordinarily, fall is literally the biggest time of year for fashion magazines. But this fall, the season has a more … shall we say … literal …

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Tastes Like Chicken!

Tastes Like Chicken!

Posted on July 23, 2008 | Written by PETA

Quick—what reason do people usually give for continuing to eat meat even after you’ve told them about all the awesome health, environmental, and animal welfare benefits of going vegetarian? …

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Nah! Nah! The Circus Got a Smackdown!

Nah! Nah! The Circus Got a Smackdown!

Posted on July 22, 2008 | Written by PETA

As I’m sure many of you are aware, circuses that use elephants and big cats in their acts are not on PETA’s approved list! Circuses—including Ringling Bros. and Barnum …

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Al Gore to the Public: Do as I Say, Not as I Do

Al Gore to the Public: Do as I Say, Not as I Do

Posted on July 22, 2008 | Written by PETA

Al Gore admitted to an audience at a political blogger conference that he may, indeed, be bad for the environment and guilty of contributing to global warming. Why? Because …

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PETA Asia-Pacific Frees the Elephants, Chickens, Sheep, and Penthouse Pets

PETA Asia-Pacific Frees the Elephants, Chickens, Sheep, and Penthouse Pets

Posted on July 22, 2008 | Written by PETA

Remember that advertisement for the U.S. Army that said that folks in the Army do more before 6 a.m. than most people do all day? I was reminded of …

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More Fabulous Victories!

More Fabulous Victories!

Posted on July 22, 2008 | Written by PETA

beedata / CC Every once in a while, I’m reminded of just how much work we get done here at PETA. That’s because once a month, we all gather …

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Batman Beats Dogs?!

Batman Beats Dogs?!

Posted on July 21, 2008 | Written by PETA

Like the rest of the entire world, I went and saw The Dark Knight this weekend, and also like the rest of the entire world, I was impressed with …

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Drag Queens vs. KFC

Drag Queens vs. KFC

Posted on July 21, 2008 | Written by PETA

Colonel Sanders has finally met his heavily accessorized, bouffant-wearing, monster-sized match: Lady Bunny. The queen of all queens has teamed up with PETA to create an awesome anti-KFC billboard, …

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Bob Barker Defends Mommy Deer

Bob Barker Defends Mommy Deer

Posted on July 21, 2008 | Written by PETA

nab / CC Bob Barker was famous for reminding The Price Is Right viewers about the importance of having companion animals spayed or neutered and keeping fur off the …

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Is Naomi Campbell Going Bald?

Is Naomi Campbell Going Bald?

Posted on July 21, 2008 | Written by PETA

entertainmentwise / CC Even though I never had the kind of looks that could stop traffic—unless the traffic was really slow to begin with—now that I’m *mumblety-mumble* years old, …

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Wal-Mart Gives Homeless Fish to PETA

Wal-Mart Gives Homeless Fish to PETA

Posted on July 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

This story’s got it all: the good, the bad, and the ugly. It’s just sort of in reverse order. Think: bad beginning but great ending for a few hundred …

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Don’t Abuse Animals – the Government Hates Competition!

Don’t Abuse Animals – the Government Hates Competition!

Posted on July 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

Do you know the saying “Don’t steal—the government hates competition”? I was reminded of it recently when news broke that the U.S. Army is shooting live pigs in an …

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Internet Soup!

Internet Soup!

Posted on July 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

What better way to celebrate Friday at the office than with a little Internet soup? Much like good minestrone is made when you clear out produce from your fridge, …

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The PETA Citizen Journalism Award Goes To …

The PETA Citizen Journalism Award Goes To …

Posted on July 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

You know, we’ve been partnering with Helium.com and recently gave out a PETA Citizen Journalism Award to Cate Stewart, who published a fantastic essay about clean meat on Helium. …

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