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Monday, April 11, 2011

Peta Hates KFC

On Sunday afternoon we noticed someone on the street with a sign, always an indication that we need to stop and find out what is going on.  The issue of the day was KFC, or more accurately, KFC's suppliers treatment of chickens.  During the brief chat with this animal activist we were given a couple brochures featuring celebrities as diverse as Pamela Anderson and Paul McCartney speaking out against KFC's suppliers treatment of chickens. In all honesty, we were just surprised to find out that KFC actually uses real chickens.


  1. God only knows what will happen when PETA finds out we actually EAT the chickens!

  2. Last year I found a brain in my kfc "chicken thigh"! I googled it and apparently it happens fairly often. Here's a link to an article about it: