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And the Oscar Goes to…

And the Oscar Goes to…

Posted on February 26, 2007 | Written by PETA

A triumphant Forest hoists the Best Actor award at the Academy Awards My new favorite person in the entire world, Forest Whitaker. Forest won the Best Actor Oscar yesterday …

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Rats in KFC!

Rats in KFC!

Posted on February 24, 2007 | Written by PETA

Awww, look at all the adorable rats! In other, extremely important news, KFC is really, really disgusting. This video puts PETA in a bit of a difficult position, because …

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Ringling Seriously Unwelcome in Norfolk

Ringling Seriously Unwelcome in Norfolk

Posted on February 24, 2007 | Written by PETA

I spent yesterday morning handing out leaflets outside the Ringling Bros. Circus, which is having its last desultory gasp in Norfolk this weekend before it bullies the elephants and …

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Atlanta Falcon Charged With Cruelty to Animals

Atlanta Falcon Charged With Cruelty to Animals

Posted on February 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

Jonathan Babineaux, defensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons, is facing felony charges in Gwinnett County Court, stemming from his alleged February 18 fatal attack on a dog. Evidently, after …

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Victory! Giant Eagle Will No Longer Sell Foie Gras

Victory! Giant Eagle Will No Longer Sell Foie Gras

Posted on February 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

Giant Eagle, which has more than 200 grocery stores in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, and Ohio, has just announced that it will no longer sell foie gras! The company’s …

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I Love The Netherlands

I Love The Netherlands

Posted on February 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

We all know that Holland is a pretty progressive place—you know, they ride bikes there, there’s universal national health care, good stuff like that*. All cool things, in my …

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Sometimes Censorship Is good

Sometimes Censorship Is good

Posted on February 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

I’ve gotten a lot of emails since I posted the Young Guns entry asking to see more of the ads that were submitted. We’re going to eventually post them …

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Major League Baseball Ditches the Wool

Major League Baseball Ditches the Wool

Posted on February 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

I’d love to announce this as an official PETA victory, but I have a sneaking suspicion that the MLB’s decision to get rid of all their wool caps in …

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P. Diddy Takes a Baby Step

P. Diddy Takes a Baby Step

Posted on February 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

A couple of years ago, we went after P. Diddy pretty hard for for his furry ways, and to make a long story short, he wound up meeting with …

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Fur Free Prada, Part Deux

Fur Free Prada, Part Deux

Posted on February 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

Prada girl showing off a piece from the “Fake Classic” line Well, I guess since Prada is Italian and all, it would really be Part Due, but that’s not …

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WTF, Monks?

WTF, Monks?

Posted on February 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

The high school I went to was a small Catholic school in DC called St. Anselm’s Abbey School, which was run by Benedictine monks. Although it was pretty stressful …

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Committed: A Rabble Rouser’s Memoir

Committed: A Rabble Rouser’s Memoir

Posted on February 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

I’ve talked before about my friend Dan Mathews, PETA’s fancypants VP, who spends his life jetting around the world getting celebs on board with our campaigns, disrupting fashion shows, …

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Prada: I’m Bored With Fur

Prada: I’m Bored With Fur

Posted on February 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

OK, so admittedly I’m not the world’s biggest fashionista, but even I know that Prada is a big deal in the fashion world. Like, the biggest deal there is. …

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GREAT News Item

GREAT News Item

Posted on February 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

Check this ish out—this piece in our local paper brought a smile to my face today, since all of us here at PETA are gonna be out in the …

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Daytona, Baby!

Daytona, Baby!

Posted on February 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

I’m kicking myself today because I ended up deciding not to watch the Daytona 500 this weekend after everyone I invited told me they’d rather watch paint dry. The …

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