V is for Victory!!

You guys ROCK! – In less than six months, we convinced Denny’s to prematurely terminate its partnership with notorious animal abuser, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. On Monday, January 7th, Denny’s rep. contacted PETA to say they ended their partnership as of December and had no plans to...

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Happy New Year!!

I hope you had a great New Years! I have been working on several new additions to Zombie-Popcorn.com and they are almost complete. Just a couple more days…. I know the anticipation is killing you. So while you wait for the new additions I am going to offer for a...

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Zombie Popcorn is Nominated for a Libby Award!

This is so exciting for Mylie T and me because out of all the awards we could be nominated for this one is one that is very special. Why? Well, the folks over at peta2 created the Libby (Yes, short for Liberation.) to honor all the sites, companies, bands, etc...

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Ex-Ringling Employee Speaks Out Against the Abuse

(Video goes here) Archele Hundley is the latest in a long list of brave ex-Ringling Bros. employees to come to PETA with her story about what the folks at the circus get up to when they think no one’s watching. The PSA that she just recorded for us to help...

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Throw Me a Curve…

So who is hotter: the supermodel who is too self-conscious to dance, staring at the floor and day-dreaming of food–OR–that bubbly curvy girl bringing sexy back (ye-ah) in her own style on the dance floor with her friends? Hmmmm… The lovely Go-Go’s said it best when they sang the words:...

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Staying closer to my readers…

ok, I am in Huntsville, Alabama and it is the last week for the Ringling Beats Elephants tour. I will be happy to be home soon and to spend x-mas home with Mylie. I just set up this blog so I can send updates from my cell phone. Yes, this...

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Saying Goodbye to a Friend

I just got a phone call telling me that a good friend has just died. They told me that Casey Calvert of Hawthorne Heights died last night in his sleep. I have been on many tours with Casey over the past couple of years. Casey was one of the nicest...

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Living with the Consequences of our Choices

It is not often that I sit down long enough to watch a movie. I normally only catch the ending of a movie on HBO late at night after a long day of protesting and spread the word about the abuse to the animals who are kept captive with Ringling...

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Delivering Jesus and a Six Pack?!

The past two weeks we have been in Denver, CO. I must say I never ate so much food in one place in my life. Thanks Ann for all the vegan pies and other great food you cooked for us- EVERYDAY! – Thanks to all the activists who came out...

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Victory Not Vengeance

So, I was supposed to write this forever ago, but because I have lots of jobs and lots of things, I am just getting to it now…but its so worth the wait! Last month I went to visit Jason on the Ringling tour starting in Portland, OR and ending in...

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Night of the chocolate 3D

Just left Salt Lake City and while there I was surrounded by 3D movies and Chocolate! for those that don’t know about my 3D obsession read my blog post, ‘A Nerd in 3D’ Sadly, I didn’t have time to see any of them – but I guess Oct 9th will...

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Seeing the Future…

Seeing the Future…

We are now officially out of California and have arrived in Salt Lake City, Utah. Speaking of Cali., Remember, when I was in San Diego and I went to the Sweetwater High School. -I talked about it in the post ‘San Diego to Portland Oregon in 2 minutes.‘ The wonderful...

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Introduction to the end of Ringling!

First, I must introduce someone who has joined me on the road to help spread the word about Ringling. His name is Loyd and you can say hello to him on his myspace page Someone should tell him that he should not ride elephants 🙂 We are in Sacramento California...

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they still blind bunnies to test my make-up? wtf…

I heart cheap make-up and obviously heart companies who go out of their way to make awesome cosmetics that didn’t harm anybunny. I also continue to scratch my head and boycott those who are still stuck in the dark ages blinding fuzzy bunnies–yes, it still happens–to test mascara and everything...

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San Diego to Portland Oregon in 2 minutes.

It has been a while since I have had the time to update everyone on what is going on out on the road. Let me bring you up to speed. Let us flash back to San Diego. Pat Sherman wrote a great article about Ringling for the San Diego CityBEAT....

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Help Remove Tonka and Luna From Travel With Ringling!

Click here to send a letter to the USDA to get Tonka and Luna off the road. As you know – I have been following Ringling Bros city to city documenting the elephants – Every time Ringling rolls into and leaves a city I witness them loading Tonka and Luna...

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Wake Up Disneyland

Had a ‘day off’ the other day so I thought I would hit up Disneyland and California Adventures. So this blog’s story will be done with photos. so here is Disneyland and California Adventures… here is me on rollercoasters… and me upsidedown.. The main reason I went to these themeparks...

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No Fun for Kids

If you are wondering what the title of this blog means -it seems that Ringling Bros. and the Staples Center in Los Angeles have reached a new low. I mentioned in the previous blog post, ‘Oh, the Games People Play’ the comic books we hand out to people who are...

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Who likes the Human League?

If you are like me and would much prefer an adequate supply of food for the next month rather than staring at your new expensive sofa then this is written for you. This is also written for you if furniture stores give you the willies and you prefer to be...

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Oh, the games people play!

The Daily battle between me and Ringling Bros.

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One Day at a Time

You have to do better than that if you are going to yell at me.

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Crazy people in Trucks

I wish people who yelled at me would think about the words that come out of their mouth.

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Have Your Pancakes and Eat Them Too…

If I had a dollar for every time someone told me they thought about going vegetarian but thought it was too difficult, I wouldn’t be writing this blog right now. I would be sea- kayaking and frolicking in my wealth instead.

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Running away to join the circus!

As good ol’ Willie Nelson said, ‘On the Road Again’ – I am preparing and packing to hit the road running. This time I will be on the road until December. It seems I am not the only one ready to take off running. According to the Associated Press in...

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A Nerd in 3D

If you read my blog post, ‘What do vegetarian Zombies eat?’ you would know how I got into 3D movies and horror films. What you may not know is how much I enjoy watching them but it has to be the perfect environment. So, to have that perfect environment –...

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Taking the bull by the hook

Around the country, local communities are carefully considering a ban on the cruel bullhook. First, let me give some background for those who don’t know about this issue or what a bullhook is. What is a bullhook? The bullhook is a tool used to punish and control elephants. It is...

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G.Bush votes for Mad Cow!

First, the article; U.S. government fights to keep meatpackers from testing all slaughtered cattle for mad cow – The Associated Press The Bush administration said Tuesday it will fight to keep meat packers from testing all their animals for mad cow disease. The Agriculture Department tests fewer than 1 percent...

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Chaos and Love Are Taking Over the World

“Marriage is just a piece of paper.” These are the words I found myself muttering as I was faced with questions surrounding my long term relationship when I was all of 20. I had been in a serious relationship for a couple of years, and to my surprise I did...

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Popcorn: Machine vs. Woman

Some people are beer snobs, wine snobs, music snobs, or movie snobs. Me, liking Pabst, Mad Dog, Journey, and movies like Flashdance, I fall into none of the aforementioned categories. I am however, a devout popcorn snob. If popcorn becomes a religion, I am signing up and this is my...

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Investigating a flash back

The above photo is on my Myspace page and the number one comment, other than “Damn, Jason you clean up well” is “What’s this photo is about?” The photo is a press conference I did in Oklahoma about a year ago on an investigation where I attended two bowfishing tournaments...

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A Circle that is three decades big.

I have been told if you leave your mark somewhere you are destined to return later in life. I don’t know how much of that statement is true but the events in the past couple of days made me laugh and ponder that statement. If you a reader of this...

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Crazy Memorial Day Festival

So excited that its a three day weekend. With so much to do, Mylie and I went online to find something that would be fun and a little strange. It didnt take long before we found ‘The Strawberry Festival’ in Pungo, Va. The website said we would experience, Va. Fancy...

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On the Road with Ringling

I spent last week in Trenton, NJ keeping a watchful eye on Ringling Bros., …and getting the message out that Ringling Beats animals. I met some amazing activists and ate some awesome vegan food at Green Light. Even though it rained several days – check out the video of me...

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Sometimes I drink orange blossom water, sometimes I listen to Def Leppard

Does the coffee make us, or do we make the coffee? Waking up each morning, whether in my girly bed with the pillows all fluffed or upside down on the couch with the lights from last night still on- t.v. blasting- remote under my arse, my first thought of the...

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The Taste of Freedom

There comes a time when you are standing up for what you believe in and trying to spread the message of what you know is right when you will face people who will go out of their way to restrict your first amendment right to free speech. Sometimes, it is...

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Bring on the rain – We are here to stop the pain!

If people who beat, hit, stab, jab, poke, prod, intimidate and frighten elephants with bullhooks think a little rain is going to stop me from spreading the word that Ringling Bros. beats animals, then they need to think again. <center></center>

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Ever had the feeling you are being watched?

I stopped in Trenton NJ to pay a visit to Ringling Bros. and to monitor their abusive treatment of elephants who are forced to live for days in railroad cars standing in their own waste. The only pseudo-exercise these elephants...

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However far away I will always love you.

Be it the power ballad, the soul ballad or the mega gold hit from 1950 that brings you to tears on the AARP commercial as the silver haired couple strolls hand and hand on the sand– love songs are everywhere. Like love, they love you and they love you not....

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SXSW – Wake Up Screaming screening

Since this blog is only a couple months old there are things that happens a while back and I said to myself at the time, ‘If I had a blog I would write about this’ So now that I have this blog and I have been getting a ton of...

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Top Secret project

We all know John Norris – he is an amazing person and driven with a passion to speak up for animals who are being exploited in vivisection labs, factory farms, fur farms and anywhere else. So, I was extremely excited when I contacted him so we could work on a...

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Its on like Donkey Kong!

Get Play Donkey Kong for free at Zombie-popcorn.com! Arrows move – space bar jumps! enjoy! Leave your high score as a comment so we can battle to see who has the highest score!

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7-11 + me =

I realize that I typically blog about things that make me think about other things and this is yet another time when that is the case. I am not sure if it is because I am highly notsalgic or because I compulsivly keep a log of random thoughts in a...

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Sometimes things are in the stars – Hackers

No, I am not turning into a hippy or reading palms. The stars I am talking about are the ‘stars’ in the movie, Hackers. If you are not familiar with the film, it came out in 1995. The plot summary sounds a little like this, “A young boy is arrested...

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What a drag?!

I have lived in Norfolk, Virginia for roughly six years. There are things in this city that I do not know about; my lack of knowledge is because I am on the road all the time. Today I experienced something that has been going for several years and I had...

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Ringling Bros. Meet Jason

I have spent the last couple of days in wonderful Charleston, West Virginia. I like this town because the people who live here are so nice. It is so different from the typical fast-paced feeling of a bigger city. Along with some of the most laid-back people you will ever...

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Yet another reason not to wear fur

Jailbird son bit in plotting Easter mom hit BY SCOTT SHIFREL DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Wednesday, April 11th 2007, 4:00 AM Joseph Salvio He spent Lent at Rikers, then reserved a spot in hell when he hired a hit man on Good Friday to murder his mom on Easter, prosecutors...

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Come with me on the road!

Some of you already know that I travel all the time. Therefore, when I am on the road I always have ‘road trip’ projects. My project for the last couple of years was to do mall photos. My goal is to have at least one mall photo from every state/province...

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Bizarre baby born in Dolakha

This is from eKantipur.com Nepal’s No.1 News Portal Bizarre baby born in Dolakha By Rajendra Manandhar Charikot, Dolakha, March 29 – The birth of a bizarre-looking baby in Charikot, the headquarters of Dolakha district, on Wednesday, drew a huge number of onlookers to witness the astonishing sight. The neck-less baby...

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Fox News

FOX News Ok, I admit it I watch Fox News. I watch Bill O’Reilly, Hannity and Colmes, and the rest. I like it – I think it is the funniest thing on cable TV. Seriously, where else are you going to get to see people on the News say the...

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