Posts Tagged ‘Animal Cruelty’

June 15th, 2024 - 9:51 pm § in Health, Republicans

Dr. Fauci didn’t kill puppies

In 2021, a Republican advocacy group accused Dr. Anthony Fauci of funding “cruel” drug and vaccine testing on beagles. Rightwing media ran with the story, which became known as “Beaglegate,” and Don Trump Jr. even sold “Fauci kills puppies” t-shirts (photo below).[...]

May 3rd, 2024 - 8:14 pm § in Politics, Republicans

Is Kristi Noem a serial critter killer?

I know that’s a harsh thing to say, but an op-ed (here) by South Dakota Searchlight editor Seth Tupper raises the prospect. He says while everyone’s focused her dog’s fate, “If you really want to understand Kristi Noem, you need to consider the goat.” After Noem made th[...]

October 18th, 2022 - 12:54 pm § in Misc.

There’s a special place in hell for kitten abusers

And these two jerks will go there; but first they’ll go to court and hopefully jail. Fortunately, the kitten survived and now is safe in a new home. Read story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

May 10th, 2021 - 3:50 pm § in Law and Courts

Golfer arrested for shooting dog

Who packs a handgun while playing golf, anyway? Do they have a crime problem on golf courses in P.R.? One guesses the kind of jerk who’d kill a dog that just wants to play. He deserves to go to prison. It should ruin his business, too. Decent people don’t do business with a dog murderer.[...]

October 25th, 2020 - 1:25 am § in Donald Trump, Misc., Politics

Biden’s right, they’re “chumps”

This article contains news and liberal commentary. The rightwing blogosphere lit up like a Christmas ship on Saturday, October 25, 2020, when Joe Biden told his campaign rally in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, the Trump supporters gathered outside the event honking horns, waving flags, and yelling (pho[...]

March 19th, 2019 - 12:51 pm § in Misc.

A DowDuPont subsidiary cut open live dogs and dumped pesticides in their lungs in the name of research

Company claims Brazil made them conduct the horrific beagle experiments A Michigan lab owned by a subsidiary of DowDuPont Corp. has terminated a study in which beagles were force-fed agricultural chemicals, then were euthanized, after the practice was exposed by a Humane Society undercover investiga[...]

July 23rd, 2016 - 1:01 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

RNC .. Convention ends, Donald Jr. takes his trophy home.


January 11th, 2016 - 10:22 am § in Politics

Pennsylvania’s pigeon-shooter judge

Using live pigeons as targets is a cruel and barbaric sport. (It also was an Olympic sport, over a century ago, but no longer.) Once common, Pennsylvania is the only state where the sport remains legal. Consequently, Pennsylvania hosts all three U.S. gun clubs where live pigeon shoots are still cond[...]

August 5th, 2015 - 7:22 pm § in Politics

“Ag-gag” law struck down

Republican legislators across farm country have sought to silence animal welfare activists by making the undercover filming and reporting of farm animal abuse a crime. Not surprisingly, the first federal court to consider one of these laws has struck it down as an unconstitutional restraint of free[...]

September 20th, 2014 - 3:06 am § in Uncategorized

Why the NFL has a problem

Society bloomed with gentler personalities and more feminine faces Modern humans appear in the fossil record about 200,000 years ago, but it was only about 50,000 years ago that making art and advanced tools became widespread. A new study appearing Aug. 1 in the journal Current Anthropology finds [...]