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Six Flags Calls Off Cockroach-Eating Contest

i76 / CC Six Flags had been planning to include a live Madagascar Hissing Cockroach–eating challenge as part of their Halloween “Fright Fest” festivities. So we wrote and explained …

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32 Monkeys Baked to Death at Charles River Labs

paddleasia / CC Charles River Laboratories has finally had to own up to killing 32 monkeys under their “care.” The monkeys were baked alive when a thermostat malfunctioned; no …

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PETA Warns Mexican-U.S. Border Crossers

No matter what your stance is on the highly controversial U.S.-Mexican border fence project, everyone can agree that those who decide to come to the U.S. should be warned …

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Top Five Animal Athletes

Staying up ’til the wee hours of the morning to catch your fave Olympians go for the gold in Beijing? That’s cool. But what’s even cooler is the fact …

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Fur Flies Over Stella’s Skivvies

i152 / CC Our beloved Stella McCartney is rightly outraged over the misuse of one of her designs. It seems a sheer black bra from Stella’s lingerie collection was …

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Rocket Boy Ready for Takeoff

OK, I’ll go easy on the impotence jokes here. I promise—just straight-up hard reporting on this one. Damn… Anyway, I’m happy to announce that Rocket Boy, an old-school ad …

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Sanchong ‘Shelter’ Finally on the Mayor’s Radar!

Severely injured dog in Sanchong shelter Remember the Sanchong animal shelter outside Taipei, where PETA Asia-Pacific found suffering dogs kept in horrific conditions? Well, thanks to all your calls …

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Win Jenna Jameson’s Bed Sheets!

Ever wondered what it’d be like to roll around in Jenna Jameson’s bed sheets? Well, now you can! Whoever leaves a comment below with their favorite naked PETA ad …

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3 Lives for $2.99

KFC is known to work with suppliers that breed and drug chickens to grow so large that they can’t even walk, cut off baby birds’ sensitive beaks without any …

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We Got Your Hate Mail …

Yesterday, we mentioned an advertisement that we wanted to run in a Canadian newspaper in the wake of a shocking stabbing murder and possible cannibalism in Manitoba. Countless people …

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Hard-Boiled Justice

You know what it’s like—you get started with something, thinking you’ll have just this one or do it just this once, and then you think, “One more wouldn’t hurt, …

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Top Vegetarian Restaurants in Beijing

With the opening ceremonies of the 29th Olympiad just days away, our friends at PETA Asia-Pacific decided to get into the spirit of the games by awarding gold, silver, …

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We Challenge the Beef Queen to a Wrestling Match

So, Megan Webb has been crowned the 2008 West Virginia Beef Queen by the West Virginia Cattlemen’s Association, and PETA has sent her a letter making it very clear …

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Cannibalistic Attack on Greyhound Bus Prompts Ad

As though it were a gruesome scene in a horror movie, a Canadian Greyhound passenger found himself in the hands of a highly disturbed man this past weekend while …

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Olympic Champion Unveils Naked Anti-Fur Ad in Beijing

View behind-the-scenes footage of the photo shoot here. Amanda Beard, the incredibly gorgeous U.S. swimmer, has posed naked for a brand-new anti-fur ad, just as the Olympics are about …

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