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THURSDAY, JULY 13, 2017

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 21, 2013

Cutline Contest -- 8.21.13 

A passer-by, right, appears to mock anti-fur protesters Tanya Ward, left, Zoe Crawford and Jacqui House, right, who have stripped to their underwear in an attempt to persuade clothing designers to stop using animal fur in Sydney, Australia, earlier today. The protestors from PETA, People...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013

Cutline Contest -- 6.5.13 

Only 2 entries in the cutline contest so far ... take time to vote ... Supporters of PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, protest outside the Indian High Commission in London against Air India lifting its ban on transporting animals to laboratories recently....

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2011

PETA: Sea World Whales Enslaved 

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals plans Wednesday to sue Sea World for allegedly violating the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution -- which bans slavery -- by keeping orcas at parks in San Diego and Orlando, Fla., organization officials said Tuesday. The lawsuit,...

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2011

Clark: PETA-philes Dumber Than Fish

Kooky members of PETA want us to stop fishing because fish can feel pain and are intelligent. Yeah? Well I’ve never heard of a fish passing the Mensa entrance exam. And if fish are such geniuses why haven’t they figured out how to avoid all...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 20, 2011

PETA To Promote Cause Via Porn 

PETA wants to get into porn to make people more aware of animal abuse. The Norfolk-based animal-rights group has applied to launch a website under the soon-to-be-available ".xxx" domain, which will feature pornographic sites, Lindsay Rajt, the organization's associate director of campaigns, said Monday. "As...

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MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2011

Blog: Do Naked PETA Protests Work? 

I know what you’re thinking. Nearly-naked women? Animal-print body paint? Soap bubbles. Why wouldn’t that get people’s attention? Playboy models pose in a bathtub to highlight the UK's water consumption during PETA World Water Day in March. PETA isn’t a stranger to the streets of...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 10, 2010

APhoto Of The Day -- 11.10.10 

Members of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals dress as a chicken and a cow as they hold a demonstration outside the venue where former U.S. President Bill Clinton is addressing a forum at the Manila Hotel, in the Philippines this morning. The...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 22, 2010

ITD Agrees w/PETA Re: Warning 

How often do you see PETA and the Idaho Transportation Department in the same sentence, let alone the same news story? People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals regularly lobbied the ITD regarding the issue of leaving animals in hot cars, and earlier this month,...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 21, 2010

PETA Hits Spokane With 'Got Zits?' 

Featuring the image of a teenage girl with pimples and a milk mustache on her face and reading, "Got Zits?" PETA's new billboard has just gone up in Spokane at the intersection of Stevens Street and Third Avenue—less than one mile from Lewis and Clark...

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2010

APhoto Of The Day -- 7.21.10 23 

A member from PETA, people for the ethical treatment of animals, dressed as a giant condom, promotes animal birth control in Beirut, Lebanon, earlier today. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)Top Cutlines:1. DFO's moonlighting gig earns him the nickname “condom master” -- Nic.2. Dick...

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THURSDAY, JULY 15, 2010

Pamela Anderson Stumps For PETA 

Pamela Anderson, holds her new ad for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) while speaking to reporters during a news conference Thursday in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)Question: Seriously, do you think about becoming a vegetarian when you look at this...

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THURSDAY, MARCH 18, 2010

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$34 million later, PETA saves 8 animals 10 

Courtesy of SCRAPSPETA's euthanasia rates have critics fuming, according to AOL News, and rightfully so.“In 2009, PETA euthanized 2,301 dogs and cats -- 97 percent of those brought in -- and adopted only eight, according to Virginia state figures. And the rate of these killings...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18, 2009

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PETA Strips Down Again To Make Point 63 

Amber Tegantvoort, left, and David Shirk, both of Seattle, wear body paint as they join protestors from the animal-rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals who were dressed as mermaids Tuesday in Seattle. The group was protesting against eating fish and the use...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 28, 2009

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APhoto Of The Day -- 1/28/09 17 

Animal rights activists from PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, and AnimaNaturalis stage a naked protest in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)Top Cutlines:1. Everything was fine till Millie ran into her old school friend Billy and realized he...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 9, 2009

ORG XMIT: NYR104 In this photo released by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, "George," a live 20 pound lobster rests on a plate at City Crab and Seafood in New York, Friday, Jan. 9, 2009. City Crab and Seafood has spared the lobster, which is expected to be released Saturday, Jan. 10, near Kennebunkport, Maine, in an area where lobster trapping is forbidden. PETA and the restaurant gauged George's age at about 140, using a rule of thumb based on the creature's weight. (AP Photo/P.E.T.A.) **NO SALES** (The Spokesman-Review)

DFO's Animals: 'George' 

In this photo released by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, "George," a live 20 pound lobster rests on a plate at City Crab and Seafood in New York today. City Crab and Seafood has spared the lobster, which is expected to be...

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THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 2009

PETA Wants School To Honor Fish 

Item: PETA wants NW Montana high school renamed 'Sea Kitten'/MissoulianMore Info: Meow. Actually, make that, me-OW! The next time you hook into a lunker, and the rod tip bends as line spools out, the folks at PETA want you to look that fishy face square...

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