Entries by Douglas Anthony Cooper from 04/2012

Ingrid Newkirk's Death Wish

| Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

2012-04-06-PETAfinalGREEN51.jpgHow does a saint become a butcher? I am convinced that Ingrid Newkirk, the founder of PETA, was once a good person. What happened?

The Humane Alternative to PETA's Pet Slaughter

| Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada

2012-04-06-PETAfinalGREEN51.jpgNathan Winograd's No Kill program is the best thing to happen to the world's domesticated animals in my time.

Katniss Fight: Could Jennifer Lawrence Take Down PETA?

| Posted 04.17.2012 | Canada

2012-04-06-PETAfinalGREEN51.jpg"Screw PETA," quoth Jennifer Lawrence, the actress of the moment. Although clearly a young woman with genuine courage, I suspect she is not quite prepared for the way she will probably be terrorized by the group in the months to come.

Advance Review of the "The Avengers": Arise, O Nerds!

| Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada

Because I live in Mexico, I get to see The Avengers before you do. The jingoism is pitch-perfect. The nerd-bonding between Tony Stark and Bruce Banner will, I suspect, give rise to a tsunami of nerd-bonding around the world.