CSPI’s Biggest Flops, Birthday Edition
(February 29th, 2016)
Last week, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)—America’s leading self-proclaimed “food police”—turned 45. We’d send over a cake, but the stress from seeing so much sugar might give Michael Jacobson a heart attack. Instead, we’re taking a … Continue reading
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PETA Pushes Virginia to Protect Its Charnel House
(February 8th, 2016)
Last year, the Commonwealth of Virginia took a small step towards restricting the killing of homeless pets by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), passing a bill that defined an animal shelter as “a facility operated for the … Continue reading
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PETA’s Flaccid Super Bowl Stunt Flops
(February 5th, 2016)
A common tactic of provocateurs with an advertising budget and a message to push is to submit a well-produced, television quality commercial that is obviously R-rated to a publisher that isn’t and then reap publicity from the “banning” of the … Continue reading
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