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  • 05
  • Jan

Pow! Owain Yeoman Slams Proposed Industrial-Size Dairy in Wales

Owain Yeoman's PETA Ad

Owain's PETA Ad

In Owain Yeoman’s opinion, it doesn’t take a mentalist to see that factory farming is a recipe for disaster. That’s why the Welsh-born star of the hit American television programme The Mentalist has just fired off a letter to Powys County Council urging councilmembers not to allow a new industrial-size dairy – a factory farm where 1,000 cows would be artificially impregnated, drugged and used as milk machines – to be built at Leighton near Welshpool. In the letter, Yeoman explains that densely crowded, unsanitary factory farms are breeding … Read more.


  • 15
  • Dec

25 Celebrities Who Won’t Be Eating Turkey This Christmas

Who eats turkey at Christmas?! Not these compassionate celebrities, who have made the choice not to gobble down something that used to … gobble. This holiday, take a tip from the stars – extend the season of goodwill and compassion to animals by leaving them off your plate:

Sir Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney

Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman

Owain Yeoman

Owain Yeoman

Leona Lewis

Leona Lewis

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson

Eliza Doolittle

Eliza Doolittle

Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton

Sadie Frost

Sadie Frost

Jared Leto

Jared Leto

Alicia Silverstone

Alicia Silverstone

Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson

Anne Hathaway

Ann Hathaway

Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix

Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres

Jay McGuiness

Jay McGuiness

Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde

Russell Brand

Russell Brand

Chantelle Houghton

Chantelle Houghton

Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson

Joss Stone

Joss Stone

Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire

Joan Read more.


  • 15
  • Jun

Owain Yeoman Thinks Fortnum & Mason are Mental for Selling Foie Gras

Surrounded by “crime scene” hazard tape and chalk body outlines of dead geese, Welsh-born star Owain Yeoman, who plays Special Agent Wayne Rigsby in the hit Channel 5 television programme The Mentalist, led a protest against Fortnum & Mason’s continued sale of foie gras. Brandishing a sign that read, “F&M: Investigate Compassion – Ban Foie Gras”, Yeoman called for Fortnum & Mason to follow the lead of Harvey Nichols and Selfridges, who have stopped selling the horrible product under pressure from PETA. Foie gras production is so cruel that … Read more.


  • 08
  • Feb

Veggie Vengeance: This Time, It’s Personal

What do you do when a Daily Mail survey reveals that some lasses are suffering under the misapprehension that eating meat is “manly”?  You show off a slew of veggie-powered super-studs and let the ladies decide for themselves. Here ou go, and you’re welcome.

Feast your eyes on these hunks of beef-, er, tofu-cake below and vote for the one with whom you’d be least likely to pick a fight over the last slice of pizza burger. And guys, if you’re still eating meat, perhaps this is the inspiration you need to … Read more.