PETA Wants To Put Bikini-Clad Vegans On Baltimore Fire Trucks

A Baltimore City Councilman wants to put advertisements on the city's fleet of fire trucks in order to ease their massive debt. Self-aggrandizing alternative ad agency People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals (PETA) wants to help by buying the first round of ads. Of course, since it's PETA, there's a mostly… » 4/23/12 10:30am 4/23/12 10:30am

F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone's Hot Daughter Poses Semi-Nude For PETA

We don't know how it's possible that Tamara Ecclestone is even mildly related to her father Bernie, the boss of F1 and general all-around ugly guy. Despite our suspicions on her true paternity, she's posed draped only in a checkered flag for PETA's "I would rather go naked than wear fur" campaign. These images,… » 10/10/08 10:20am 10/10/08 10:20am

Dodge Dog-Gate Continues, Fake Puppy Snuff Viral Vid Still Available On…

Chrysler Group PR main-man Jason Vines dropped a press release yesterday claiming he's working hard to get the Dutch viral video of a dog being electrocuted by the Dodge Nitro SUV off of YouTube. The only problem is it doesn't look like it's doing a lot of good. Actually, if you do a simple search of the popular pop… » 7/20/07 8:30am 7/20/07 8:30am

Chim-Chim Beaten After Biting Speed, Says PETA

Did Chim-Chim get a beat-down? That's the allegation PETA put to "Speed Racer" producer Joel Silver in a letter recently. According to the missive — publicized by MSNBC gossip columnist Jeanette Walls — PETA received complains the chimpanzee actor portraying Chim was beaten after biting an actor. A response from… » 7/02/07 10:15am 7/02/07 10:15am

Note to 'American Idol' Prospects: Cowell Doesn't Appreciate…

As an odd, cred-killing side-note, one Jalopnik was actually in both the El Camino High Madrigal choir, as well as the Central Valley Regional Honor Choir with American Idol contestant Mandisa Hundley, who is a very nice woman and only accused us of being a racist once, when we, as a part of a pre-Homecoming stunt,… » 8/14/06 11:00pm 8/14/06 11:00pm

Pam Anderson wants a G-wagen, Hold the Cow Carcass

Pam's right. Asking for a leather-free luxury car these days is like ordering a vegan smoothie in Wisconsin — the shopkeepers give you 20 seconds to walk away before calling the FBI. Anderson, a PETA spokesmodel of late, put in a such a request for a Mercedes G55 AMG, which was denied by the powers that be — who've… » 11/03/05 11:51am 11/03/05 11:51am