Mission accomplished: Animal activists close Greatest Show on Earth

By John Ruberry Last night Feld Entertainment, the owner of Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus since 1967, announced that it is pulling up stakes and shutting down the circus for good. For a very brief period I was one of its center ring performers. More on that later. Steeped in history more than any … Continue reading Mission accomplished: Animal activists close Greatest Show on Earth

For PETA Some Animals are more Equal than Others

Smee: Money is the root of all evil Blogg: Except for us, we're professionals we can handle it Smee & Blogg The Singing Executioners Yesterday's post on the Carriage Horses and PETA's et/all's attempt to hijack the #SaveNYCHorseCarriages hashtag and the related tweets I sent out concerning PETA's own record of killing animals such as … Continue reading For PETA Some Animals are more Equal than Others

And Mayor Bill DiBlasso as Senator Joseph Payne

Sen Joseph Payne: Thirty years ago, I had your ideals. I was you. I had to make the same decision you were asked to make today and I made it, I compromised. Yes. So that I could sit in that Senate and serve the people in a thousand honest ways. You've gotta face facts. I've … Continue reading And Mayor Bill DiBlasso as Senator Joseph Payne

Come for the Porn, Stay for the Porn…

That was the reaction of my 20-year-old son when I mentioned this visual at Stacy McCain's site: (the actual article from Teresa Koch in question is here) The bottom line is that as a "mainstream" site, the PETA site is less likely to have viruses or spyware to hit your system, so why would a … Continue reading Come for the Porn, Stay for the Porn…

The reason this works is PETA types…

...are just so easy to annoy: According to the Ada Evening News, the hometown newspaper of the Oklahoma-born singer (and avid hunter), Blake's irreverent humor in his Twitter remarks ruffled a few PETA feathers. One PETA tweet which read: "Animal testing breaks hearts," prompted Blake to respond: "Yeah, and bow hunting breaks their lungs!" Another … Continue reading The reason this works is PETA types…