The Eight Funniest Vegetarians in the World

Comedians are thoughtful, inquiring people, so it’s no surprise that many are vegetarians and vegans. Here are our favorites.

1. Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres - 2014©

2. Weird Al Yankovic

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3. Pete Holmes


4.  Kevin Nealon

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5. Steve Martin

Steve Martin©

6. Myq Kaplan

7.  Russell Brand

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8. Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman©

How can eight of the funniest people in show business be wrong? Give it a shot today and try vegan. You’ll be surprised at how much funnier you’ll feel.

And if you were shocked to learn that many of your favorite comics have gone meat-free, share this page on Facebook or Twitter.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind