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.
WAYNE HSIUNG, founder of Direct Action Everywhere, responds to lots of criticism from BOB and Professor GARY FRANCIONE + last chance for discounted Early Bird tickets for the 2016 WORLD VEGAN SUMMIT & EXPO! (...more)
The dark side of dark chocolate - dairy contamination - is discussed with ADRIAN LING of Plamil Foods in the UK, where the Vegan Trademark appears on food labels right next to warnings of "may contain milk, eggs, fish" + BOB examines Arby's letter to vegetarians, and the response from "vegetarian" Nathan Runkle (and we thought he was vegan) + how you can vote in the Z Energy pie contest and help give New Zealanders a vegan option throughout the country + Animal Rights Commentary with Professor GARY FRANCIONE. (...more)
Are humans "the walking dead"? Once again, our radio program proves to be most important of all media - with the only key to the prevention of extinction + NEAL SEHGAL, a New Jersey school teacher and founder of Evolve For Animals, offers thoughts on vegan education and activism in the New York City area + ANDREAS KNUTTEL, a Bay Area photographer, talks about an upcoming benefit, the "Art of Survival" with Vegan Leaders and Corporate Professionals. (...more)
Who has eaten at more vegan restaurants than you? Guest KRISTIN LAJEUNESSE talks about her 48-state road trip experience recounted in her book "Will Travel for Vegan Food + the losers who won the annual 4th of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's + BOB and GARY FRANCIONE discuss Moby's bizarre showerless "responsible beef eating" campaign + 2016 World Vegan Summit & Expo. (...more)