Happy Friday! Here's a feel-good moment to float you into your weekend: Right now, you can stream a documentary on Netflix called Floyd Norman: An Animated Life. It's about the titular Norman, a talented animator, storyteller, and longtime Disney employee who just happened to break the studio's animator color barrier. ... More »
Animal rights activists are convincing people not to ride horse-drawn carriages in Central Park — video shows.
Animal rights activists may not have succeeded in getting the city to ban carriage horses, but they've found a new way to dissuade people from taking rides in the horse-drawn buggies: riding alongside carriages and urging tourists to take a free ride around Central Park in electric cars instead. [ more › ]
It is no question that having quality Binoculars and optics can help you to be a better hunter. Seeing game animals is half the battle while hunting. Quality optics helps you scout areas, appreciate the scenery and see opportunities that you may not have noticed without optics. Show More Summary
We stifled “Right to Farm” constitutional amendments across the country. If passed, these measures would’ve made it nearly impossible to enact restrictions on what factory farming corporations can do to animals, workers, and the environment. Show More Summary
Double doubles and animal style. In-N-Out Burger’s Austin takeover continues with the opening of its sixth location right on the Drag. This new drive-thru is found over on Guadalupe Street, taking over Burger King's old building. The...Show More Summary
Over in Japan, Nintendo is releasing an official Animal Crossing: New Leaf -- Welcome amiibo guide book. You can check out some preview pages for the guide book right here!
England recently introduced a new £5 note with high-tech, anti-counterfeit features. But some animal rights activists in the Land of Brexit™ are swearing off the bill completely. Apparently the new notes are made using just a dash of animal fat. Read more...
If you didn’t catch Moana over the holiday weekend, you’re missing out on one of the best movies Walt Disney Animation has ever made. It’s an outstanding adventure full of gorgeous animation, a powerful story about identity with a strong female character at its center who doesn’t need romance to have a complete story. Show More Summary
For this week’s Spotlight on France, RFI’s Claire Rush looked at the launch of the country’s first animal rights political party called Parti animaliste. Here is her report.
Have you trawled the quickposts yet today? It's Mech Girl Monday, a time-honored tradition that I am all about as a way to start the work week off right. Today also brings a thoughtful gift from your friendly neighborhood community member iam16bit: a Destructoid shirt to wear in Animal Crossing: New Leaf. That's so sweet! Read more...
Everyone loves trivia about their favorite animated features and series, but with over 100 years of animation history behind us right now, there’s always some new obscure fact to learn. That’s why ComicsAlliance is going deep into the minutiae of your favorite names in cartoons in this continuing video series. Show More Summary
Scarlett Johansson is one of the artists featured on the star-studded soundtrack for the upcoming animated movie Sing, and you can listen to her new single right here! The 32-year-old actress’s track, titled “Set It All Free,” was released on Friday (November 25). PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Scarlett Johansson Sing doesn’t hit [...]
KTLA -- Two police officers and two animal rights advocates serendipitously discovered a dying dog on the side of a secluded road in the San Fernando Valley just in time to save its life. The boxer, now named Bronx, was first found laying in pain by off-duty Los Angeles Police Department Officer Rick So on his usual route home. Show More Summary
Of all the made-up wars being fought in America right now, the War Against “The War Against Christmas” is one of the least urgent, as it is taking place almost entirely in the minds of people for whom "Happy Holidays" amounts to a slap in the face. (Back off, friendly people!) But Christmas still...
Whenever there is an animal involved in a situation of conflict with respect to humans, I sometimes hear people – vegan or not – rejoice in human suffering or withhold sympathy for the human. It is that “serves them right!”...
What: On Monday, a pair of PETA’s “Lettuce Ladies” will wear only strategically placed lettuce leaves as they arrive, check in, go through security, and board the inaugural... The post Bikini-Clad ‘Lettuce Ladies’ to Take the First Flight to Havana to Promote Animal Rights appeared first on PETA.
Earlier this week we noted Morrissey continuing his tradition of written pleas in favor of animal rights; specifically, ahead of his Detroit concert he called on General Motors to manufacture some vehicles with vegan leather. Now he’s applied an even more storied Morrissey tradition to that Detroit gig: He’s postponed it. Moz’s Cleveland, Chicago, and […]
Right when it seemed that the Japan Animator Expo project was finished, the group have uploaded "Mobile Police Patlabor Reboot" on their page. Thanks to this news, we can view a new take on Patlabor's concept of cops with giant robots...Show More Summary
We knew before the election that Donald Trump’s agricultural advisory committee included a long list of extraordinarily strident voices against animal welfare. Now, according to a leaked memo of talking points prepared for that group, we have a window into... Show More Summary