New Thanksgiving Video Urges Americans to Choose Vegan Roasts Over Dead Baby Birds
Having a baby over for Thanksgiving dinner? Will that be fried or roasted?
Many people don’t realize that the majority of turkeys who are eaten are just babies—usually no older than 26 weeks—when they’re violently and painfully slaughtered. Of course, no one wants to be a baby killer. That’s why PETA’s latest Thanksgiving commercial skips the pleasantries and asks, “Are you eating a baby?”
We can already hear the sweet explosions of meat-eater meltdowns. But this is hardly the first Thanksgiving commercial of ours to upset the applecart.
There was this award-winning commercial, which features an honest kid who tells it like it really is when she’s asked to say grace at her family’s dinner table:
And who could forget this straight-talking little girl dressed as a turkey who goes off-script during her school play?