Posts Tagged ‘Ingrid Newkirk’

Extra Stuffing

A deer is staring at my pulled pork sandwich. The beady black eyes peer down from a stuffed, mounted, and antlered head above the bar at the U Street NW barbecue joint American Ice Company. It’s part of the hip vintage-saloon look of the place, just like the rusted car battery display case repurposed as […]

PETA’s Ingrid Newkirk Wants to Be Barbecued Upon Death

Ingrid Newkirk is the founder of PETA, the animal rights organization known for exposing skin to save animal hides. Newkirk's latest attention-grabbing gimmick is to turn her will into a final statement about animal cruelty and meat-eating. Among the "suggested directions" of her will: That the “meat” of my body, or a portion thereof, be […]