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PETA Plans Soft-Core Porn Website

September 21, 2011 by  

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 21 (UPI) — A U.S. animal rights organization is thinking of using online erotica to make more people aware of its cause.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, usually known by the acronym PETA, has applied for a Web site on the .xxx domain, The (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot reported. Lindsay Rajt, the group’s director of campaigns, said its Web site would not feature hardcore pornography but would have “sexually suggestive” material.

“As soon as we heard that the.xxx domain was becoming available, we thought that would be triple extra effective in helping us bring our important issues of animal rights and eating a vegan diet to a greater number of people,” Rajt said.

PETA, based in Norfolk, is against using animals for food, clothing, medical and scientific testing and entertainment.

Rajt said PETA has long used nudity for its shock value. It has run ads with unclothed actresses saying they would rather have no clothes at all than wear fur, and has even held nude protests in cities including Brattleboro, Vt.

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    So PETA is having a mid-life crisis. I knew it was infested with California-style space cadets and people-haters long ago, but I didn’t know they’re also into porn. Does that mean we’ll get to see animals getting funky? Will they get funky with people?
    I fail to see how anyone can mix politics with an animal rights group, but then PETA has never been known for making a whole lot of sense at any given time. I can see the next, big holiday parade on TV. Imagine a float that shows people having sex with animals. Talk about “family entertainment.” YOWSA!
    Sooner or later, rational people will see PETA for what it is and the mental make-up of those who run it. For now, simply label PETA as a fringe group that has to resort to politics to get its way.
    Now I have a reason to train my dog as an attack dog. That is, if someone from PETA shows up, that SOB is history (my dog will “invite” that worthless scummer for ‘lunch’), and my dog can do whatever it wants. That’s what I call SOCIAL JUSTICE.

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