AUSTIN ARIES, pro wrestling champion on TNA on Spike TV, where he is known as “the greatest man that ever lived”, talks about why he is vegan – and then he calls BOB “the greatest broadcaster who ever lived”, to which, in modest humble response BOB now asks everyone to please refer to him as that – ALSO – interview part 2 with BLACKFISH writer TIM ZIMMERMANN who tells us how writing about orcas led him to go vegan, and reminds us of the plight of Lolita in the Miami Seaquarium – PLUS – “Animal Rights Commentary with Professor Gary Francione” – AND – “The Greatest Broadcaster Who Ever Lived” talks about proposals to improve the food stamp program – and LA bans the bullhook.
A look at highlights of the previous week's World Vegan Summit & Expo with Professors GARY FRANCIONE and ANNA CHARLTON, and callers, with a discussion of intersectionality (...more)
Guest Professor GARY STEINER of Bucknell University with a historical perspective on animals in western culture and thoughts on the political mood of the UC Berkeley campus when he was a student at the site of the World Vegan Summit & Expo + the lack of critical thinking in the "animal rights movement" in commentary by Professors GARY FRANCIONE and ANNA CHARLTON. NOTE: We had poor Skype connections and another audio issues (...more)
BOB calls for the resignations of Alex Hershaft and Michael Webermann of FARM, organizers of what they call an "animal rights conference", for allowing the promotion of animal "meat" that becomes SuperMeat when fed the blood of unborn baby cows + guests this week include vendors whom you'll meet at the World Vegan Summit & Expo - ANU PATEL from Health-Ade Kombucha, and RACHEL ELIZABETH from Jonny Sport + animal rights commentary with Professors GARY FRANCIONE & ANNA CHARLTON (...more)