Trick Or Tort
(October 31st, 2005)
Trick or Tort? If you're not careful, that might be the question you hear tonight as a band of marauding trial lawyers troll the streets for their next frivolous lawsuit against food purveyors. Think that's a ghost story? It's not as crazy as it sounds. For more than...
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Animal Rights Leader Dr. Jerry Vlasak Endorses Murder Of Scientists In U.S. Senate Testimony
(October 27th, 2005)
Washington, DC – During yesterday’s hearing before the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public works, long-time former Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine spokes-doctor Jerry Vlasak reiterated his support of murder and other violence against medical researchers whose lifesaving work requires the use of animals. Speaking of scientists who...
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Don’t Get Tricked When You Hand Out Treats; Insist On The Obesity Liability Waiver
(October 27th, 2005)
Washington, DC – The Center for Consumer Freedom wishes the nation a guilt-free Halloween filled with candy bars, caramel apples, popcorn balls, lollipops, and all the treats of the holiday. Because of a ghoulish group of trial lawyers seeking to make obesity lawsuits their next cash cow, those handing...
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‘Responsible’ Doctor To Congress: Kill The Scientists
(October 27th, 2005)
In an October 26 hearing before the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, former Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) spokes-doctor Jerry Vlasak waxed not-so-eloquent about the role that animal researchers should play in the search for AIDS and cancer cures. Speaking of...
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PETA Rent-A-Protester
(October 26th, 2005)
Finding zany news about People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is often like shooting fish in a barrel. "Feeling a little low on cash?" wrote PETA in a recent email recruiting activists to protest Ringling Bros. Circus in Chicago, "PETA's here to help." According to...
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Promise, Winslow
(October 25th, 2005)

2005 Scott Stantis, Prickly City Cartoons

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ActivistCash Update: Iowa Activists Run Amok, Stampede Farms
(October 24th, 2005)
The newest addition to our award-winning ActivistCash website is an in-depth profile of the self-proclaimed "family" farm activist group Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (ICCI). Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, ICCI has made a lot of hay demonizing farmers who use modern agriculture to produce the...
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Junk science
(October 21st, 2005)
At least California's attorney general got one thing correct in his recent Open Forum article ("Junk food and junk science," Oct. 17). Someone is "peddling junk science" in the debate over food-borne acrylamide. His name is Bill Lockyer.Food-borne acrylamide poses no risk to Californians' health. The chemical occurs...
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Annoy A Mercury Scaremonger. Eat Fish.
(October 21st, 2005)
Despite scare campaigns from more than two dozen U.S. activist groups who make frightening people into ditching fish a full-time job, good news about seafood is out there -- and you don't have to be an Ivy League scholar to recognize it. Yesterday a series of five (yes, five)...
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‘Cheeseburger Bill’ In Paradise; Out Of House, Heads To Senate
(October 20th, 2005)
Just about the only people in Washington, DC yesterday to oppose common sense protection against frivolous lawsuits were the Center for Science in the Public Interest and the PETA-affiliated Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. They opposed the Personal Responsibility in Food Consumption Act, which...
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