The Embryo vs. the Egg McMuffin

Published by PETA.


Thank you Prolife Across America for your excellent billboard juxtaposition. We’re always trying to remind folks that the squishy part of their Egg McMuffin is just a fried chicken embryo*. You’ve done future baby chicks everywhere a favor.

Still hungry for an Embryo McMuffin? Mmm … doubt it! We’re definitely not lovin’ it.

Written by Jennifer Cierlitsky

*OK, not exactly an embryo because it’s not fertilized, but “fried chicken period” ain’t so appealing either!

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