Posts tagged "vegan"

PETA Wants To Run Commercial Of Hot Girls Fellating Vegetables During the Super Bowl

You work that carrot, baby! In 2009, PETA was willing to pay millions to run a commercial during the Super Bowl of scantily clad women making out with vegetables. The networks declined to air "Veggie Love" — think of the children! — but now PETA is trying again with an "outtakes" video. Once…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 31, 2011

PETA Weighs In On Airport Body Scans

Airports in New York, Las Vegas and Charlotte, North Carolina, have said "no" to a proposed PETA ad campaign of a skinny woman's physique under a body scan X-ray with the words, "Be proud of your body scan: go vegan." (The Vegas airport claimed they don't post "political" ads.) Good to know that PETA…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 30, 2010

Tasting Tofu At The Altar — Should Vegans Serve Meat At Their Weddings?

To meat or not to meat – it’s a question that vegans and vegetarians getting married have to consider when planning their weddings. And it’s a debate that was recently reignited by vegan Chelsea Clinton’s marriage to Marc Mezvinsky. Chelsea – who is also allergic to gluten (ouch!) – had a mostly vegan wedding, but…
By: Julie Gerstein / August 9, 2010

A Vegan Strip Club?

I am a recovered vegan. I gave up all animal by-products for four years in high school, so while I've since been converted back to the way of cheese, I do empathize with people who are disciplined enough to keep with it. Case in point, Johnny Diablo, who's been a vegan for 23 years and…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 7, 2010

Leona Lewis Wants To Save the Animals With Her Fashion Line

No, the trend of celebrities transitioning into fashion designers hasn't ended yet, and with Fashion Month fully underway, it's inevitable that a few more Hollywood stars will announce their plans to venture into the designing world. Today's news comes from Leona Lewis, who has taken her inspiration from Stella McCartney. As a practicing vegetarian, Leona,…
By: Bianca Posterli / February 24, 2010

Win This! Flying Apron’s Gluten-Free & Vegan Baking Book

Have you ever wanted to eat at a well-known restaurant but couldn't get there in time for dinner because you live on the opposite side of the country? Yeah? Well, then you know how excited we are that Jenny Katzinger, owner of the Flying Apron Bakery in Seattle, is sharing her recipes i…
By: Annika Harris / December 18, 2009

Quotable: Sarah Palin Endorses Cannibalism

"If any vegans came over for dinner, I could whip them up a salad, then explain my philosophy on being a carnivore: If God had not intended for us to eat animals, how come He made them out of meat?"-- Sarah Palin in Going Rogue. Does that mean they'll be serving all kinds of meat…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 26, 2009

Crave: ACT Permanent Vegan Hair Color

Vegans want to look good, but the beauty industry has a habit of ignoring their desire for completely animal-free products. At least until now. Advanced Cosmetic Technologies (ACT) has developed the beauty industry's first entirely plant-based permanent hair color. The hair color is formulated with very pure, natural plant dyes that enhances existing color, cover…
By: Annika Harris / May 27, 2009

Crave: PeaceKeeper Eco-Smooth Nail Paint

We're so used to the chemical fumes in the nail salon that we didn't think a natural nail polish was possible. But PeaceKeeper Cause-Metics proved us wrong. Its nail polish has been ranked the safest paint-based natural nail polish, and all profits after taxes are used to support women’s health advocacy and huma…
By: Annika Harris / February 5, 2009

Strippers & Salsa, The Perfect Combination?

Like S&M, but have moral issues with the rough treatment of animals? Well, there’s finally a sexy place you can go with no leather or any other animal bi-products: the world’s first vegan strip club! "We put the meat on the pole, not the plate," claims Johnny Diablo, self-proclaimed femi-libertarian and proprietor of Casa…
By: Simcha / February 20, 2008
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