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Chipotle’s All-Chemical Burrito

(September 30th, 2015)
The high-calorie burrito chain Chipotle likes to pretend to be something it isn’t to consumers. Chipotle pretends to be all about local food when in fact it ships in beef from Australia and pork from the UK. Chipotle pretends to … Continue reading
While Chipotle may hit the spot when you’re craving a big burrito, Chipotle’s marketing team serves up some slimy deceptions that aren’t nearly as tasty. Overall, Chipotle loves to push a fairytale narrative to consumers that the company’s food is … Continue reading

PETA’s Indecent Exposure, Exposed

(September 23rd, 2015)
The lies of the animal rights racket are nothing new. From creating deceptive videos that smear farmers to falsely claiming milk causes autism, there seems to be little extreme animal rights groups like PETA and the Humane Society of the United States won’t say or do … Continue reading

Chipotle: Not So G-M-Over It?

(September 2nd, 2015)
Chipotle, the fast-casual joint famous for its large, high-calorie burritos, has a history of overselling its food production methods. And now it has come back to bite the restaurant chain in the form of a class action lawsuit. According to NBC News: A California … Continue reading
On Tuesday big-game hunter and Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer ignited an international firestorm after news reports revealed that he and his guides may have lured a lion named “Cecil” out of his protected sanctuary in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park. If these allegations turn out to be true, and … Continue reading
We’ve written before about how misguided Chipotle’s so-called “Food with Integrity” principles can be on animal welfare. By prohibiting the use of any antibiotics—even to sick animals—and requiring farmers to allow pigs to be exposed to the elements, Chipotle’s requirements … Continue reading
It’s clear PETA never learned the phrase “what goes around, comes around.” The radical animal-liberation group is crying foul after discovering a SeaWorld employee had attended PETA-sponsored events in order to gather intel. The marine park has stated that the … Continue reading
Comparisons to the atrocities of slavery shouldn’t be thrown around lightly. But much like how Internet commenters often invoke Nazism, you can always count on the trolls at PETA to take things way too far. PETA recently sent its “PETA … Continue reading
After making billions betting against the subprime housing market, John Paulson is making headlines for his $400 million contribution to Harvard University—the largest in the school’s history. The donation has earned Paulson a spate of criticism, but surprisingly few commentators are focusing on … Continue reading

When Big Organic Cried Wolf

(May 29th, 2015)
In a recent Bloomberg News interview, Stonyfield Chairman and yogurt honcho Gary Hirshberg perfectly illustrated the hypocrisy of those calling for warning labels on food products containing genetically improved foods, or GMOs. In the segment, Hirshberg grumbles about how food products should carry GMO labels in … Continue reading