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Gucci CEO Says the Luxury Brand Is Done Selling Fur  Gucci CEO Says the Luxury Brand Is Done Selling Fur 

Gucci’s CEO Marco Bizzarri revealed on Wednesday that the luxury fashion label will become a part of the Fur Free Alliance and will “no longer use, promote, or publicize animal fur,” beginning with its spring/summer 2018 line, Vogue reports. The announcement was made during a talk at the London College of Fashion.

You Can Barely Get an Abortion in Ohio, But Bestiality Is Still Legal You Can Barely Get an Abortion in Ohio, But Bestiality Is Still Legal

Did you know that bestiality is still legal in Ohio? And also in Vermont, Texas, West Virginia, Kentucky, Nevada, Hawaii, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Ohio? And Washington, DC? Help!

Elephants Give Final Performance for Ringling Bros. Circus

After years of protests from the Humane Society and other animal activists, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus are retiring their elephants.

'Faux Fur' Jacket at Kohl's Actually Trimmed With Raccoon Dog Pelt 'Faux Fur' Jacket at Kohl's Actually Trimmed With Raccoon Dog Pelt

I don't know about you, but when I purchase something, I like to feel confident it's what I've been promised. For instance: If I am acquiring a coat trimmed with "faux fur," I prefer that the fur actually be faux, as opposed to something called a "raccoon dog."

Here's a Kitten Named Sprinkles in a Tiny Purple Cast Here's a Kitten Named Sprinkles in a Tiny Purple Cast

Meet Sprinkles. Sprinkles is a tiny, adorable kitten with a tiny, adorable purple cast on her back leg. Sprinkles might actually be a robot engineered in an alien lab in order to destroy humanity by exploding all our hearts simultaneously, and I am A-OK with that.

The Government Shutdown Is Crapping All Over Adorable Animals, Too The Government Shutdown Is Crapping All Over Adorable Animals, Too

When measuring the true dimensions of the current GOP’s monstrousness, we can’t just consider how House Republicans’ tantrum-throwing government shutdown affects the human Americans standing in line at the passport agency, staring hopelessly into a faded travel poster for Jamaica. Who cares about people, really? …

Humane Society Gets Crap Email From Dickhead Lawmaker Humane Society Gets Crap Email From Dickhead Lawmaker

There have been some truly egregious political fuck-ups in the past, and while Tennessee Republican State Rep. Andy Holt’s email exchange with the Humane Society’s public policy coordinator in which he compares the Humane Society investigations to the human trafficking of 17-year-old women and makes use of the phrase…

Rick Santorum Courts 5-Year-Old Girl Vote With Staunchly Pro Horse, Pro Puppy Agenda Rick Santorum Courts 5-Year-Old Girl Vote With Staunchly Pro Horse, Pro Puppy Agenda

Scandal from the Santorum camp: the bevested holy roller with less self awareness than a dog licking its balls during a dinner party has downplayed his past — and that past could destroy his reputation as someone with almost completely repugnant views. It seems that throughout his political career, while comparing gay…

Watch Ke$ha's Sarah McLachlan-esque Plea on Behalf of Baby Seals Watch Ke$ha's Sarah McLachlan-esque Plea on Behalf of Baby Seals

How do you talk about Ke$ha when she is doing something that you can't make fun of her for? What do you say? Keep up the good work, buddy?

Ke$ha's Interests Now Include Beards, Glitter, And Stray Dogs Ke$ha's Interests Now Include Beards, Glitter, And Stray Dogs

Here's the latest PSA from the Humane Society featuring none other than the famously unshowered pop singer Ke$ha. The singer is fighting the good fight by defending the stray street dogs of the world, which would be totally respectable if she didn't look hungover, filthy, and dead in the eyes. If it didn't sound and…

Farmers Squawk Back At Chicken Cruelty Videos Farmers Squawk Back At Chicken Cruelty Videos

The Humane Society of the United States has released some damning footage of egg farms, but farmers' organizations are firing back, claiming the group wants "to remove meat from our dinner tables [...] and eventually — pets from our families."

Coats For Cubs Coats For Cubs

Instead of attacking fur-owners, the Humane Society asks for donations of old coats, which are used to keep orphaned animals warm. "The fur garments act as a surrogate mother. It is a warm and furry substitute," said a spokesman. [CSMonitor]

Diane Kruger New Face Of L'Oréal; Christian Siriano Does Maternity Wear; Diane Kruger New Face Of L'Oréal; Christian Siriano Does Maternity Wear;

Diane Kruger nabbed a L'Oréal contract. [Elle UK]

Michelle Obama To Receive Fashion Award; Salma To Do Skincare Michelle Obama To Receive Fashion Award; Salma To Do Skincare

Michelle Obama will receive a CFDA award — but CFDA president Steve Kolb isn't certain she'll attend. "We'll do whatever we can to get her here, but the award isn't about getting her to come." [AP]

Fur Flies Fur Flies

The Humane Society of the United States has filed a lawsuit in D.C. against six retailers and designers — Dillard's, Lord & Taylor, Macy's, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Andrew Marc — claiming they falsely label real fur as "faux" and pass Asian raccoon dog fur off as fox, rabbit and raccoon. The HSUS claims it…

Humane Society Prez Says A Vote For Obama Is A Vote For Animals Humane Society Prez Says A Vote For Obama Is A Vote For Animals

More precisely, Humane Society president Wayne Pacelle says Sarah Palin has a "very hostile record toward animal protection." But Pacelle has other fish to not fry this election day: the Humane Society is backing Prop. 2, a California measure that would insure the humane treatment of farm animals. Pacelle's Ken-doll…

Posh + Tom Cruise = Velvet Suits For Everyone? Posh + Tom Cruise = Velvet Suits For Everyone?

Oh sweet Jesus: There are reports that Victoria Beckham will serve as the stylist on Tom Cruise's new movie, The Hardy Boys. [Fashionista]

Watch Out Christiane Amanpour: Here Comes Naomi Campbell Watch Out Christiane Amanpour: Here Comes Naomi Campbell

So that's what Naomi Campbell was doing in Venezuela: interviewing Hugo Chavez for British GQ. Now they're sending her to talk to Fidel Castro. Is this a fucking joke? And if not, does she realize the whole Latin American socialist alliance thing is like, kinda last season? [Vogue UK]

Our Mother's As Cold-Hearted As Anna Wintour Our Mother's As Cold-Hearted As Anna Wintour

Once in a while we get emails from our mothers (when we're on speaking terms with them, that is!) about issues of importance in the world, like the genocide in Sudan, the fact that New Orleans is being ignored, and whether Bush 43 is back on the sauce. These emails make us feel bad, mostly because we spend all day…

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