Football Players Fight Fur With Bikinis

Published by Michelle Kretzer.

Bikinis in December? Sure.

Eye blacks with garters? Why not?

Fur? What, are you crazy?

The Lingerie Football League’s Toronto Triumph took to the streets yesterday to call “foul” on fur.


Courtesy of Dave B

The ladies braved the chilly temps to show Torontonians that football players can take a beating, but that furry animals shouldn’t have to. Unless someone was cruisin’ for a bruisin’, my bet is the shoppers steered clear of fur. 

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

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