(AFP) Former Beatle Paul McCartney, a long-time vegetarian, has joined a campaign by animal rights group PETA to encourage Americans to celebrate a turkey-free Thanksgiving this week.
The British rock legend, sporting a gray shirt with an “eat no turkey” design, is featured on the website of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
“This Thanksgiving, Paul McCartney is urging you to say ‘no, thanks’ to turkey and ‘yes’ to a delicious, cruelty-free holiday meal,” the group says. (Read more.)
B.S. Report–First off, PETA is nothing but a mini-terrorist outfit. Secondly, they’re hypocrites to boot–they kill a higher percentage of animals than most animal shelters!
Finally, Mr. McCartney, vegetarianism is just fine–for you! I couldn’t care less what you or anyone else eats. I do care how the animals are treated while they’re alive, and that they’re killed as painlessly as possible. After that, I just want them to be tasty.