(Air Date: December 1, 2012)
Here’s wishing you all a big, fat, happy holiday season!
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WHAT’S FOR DINNER?
Laura has some hummus.
Ben went to Whole Foods for some
vegan chicken salad, split pea soup,
and a peanut butter & chocolate (spelt) brownie.
HISSES & PURRS:
Laura’s purring about:
The city of Los Angeles officially endorses Meatless Mondays!
Featured on The Today Show
Ben’s hissing about:
Ellen DeGeneres is no longer vegan!!!!
She casually mentioned an interview with Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy) that she gets eggs from her neighbor’s backyard chickens. Vegansaurus published a video in this article:
Laura’s hissing about:
Peter Jackson’s new movie The Hobbit responsible for many deaths
Ben’s purring about:
269 Life, a group of Israeli animal rights activists, are planning a day of solidarity to recognize International Day for the Abolition of Slavery on December 18th.
Back on October 2nd, 2012, they staged this live demo in Israel.
[WARNING: GRAPHIC FOOTAGE!] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEAJgM-LVjc
You can help spread the word by checking out their Facebook page:
HOW YOU CAN HELP!
Join them on December 18th by getting a tattoo of the number “269”
Don’t wanna get a tattoo?
Show your solidarity by taking a photo of yourself with a sign that reads “Go Vegan – 269 Life” and post it to their Facebook wall
You can also help spread the word by posting the following Cover Photo on your Facebook Timeline:
BIG FAT VEGAN FOOD!
Source in San Francisco
11 Division Street @ De Haro
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-864-9000Ben is in love with…
Uptown Veg (Harlem)
14 E 125th St
(between 5th Ave & Madison Ave)
New York, NY 10035
Ben & Laura discuss some yummy holiday foods!
Laura taste-tests the following:
Ben is already guzzling…
So Delicious Holiday Egg Nog & Mint Chocolate Milk
(and gives a nod to…)
So Delicious GREEK yogurt!
BIG FAT HOLIDAY GIFTS!
Laura’s gift recommendations:
A Scent of Scandal candles
Agloves touch screen gloves
Ben’s gift recommendations:
Ben’s very own homemade Medieval Oil which you can buy here…
And homemade teas! Buy some empty press-and-seal tea bags (like these for example):
And fill them with equal parts of Licorice Root & Peppermint Leaves
(optional) Add Stevia Extract
(optional) Add some Corriander
Uhmmmm…. there is NO listener mail for this episode.
…Not a voice mail.
…Not an email.
…Not a question on Facebook or Twitter.
We can’t stress enough just how much we LOVE hearing from you guys! (Especially by voice mail!) Don’t be shy, now! Reach out and touch a vegan!
Our good friend Ed Coffin has just published his
2012 Vegan Holiday Gift Guide at:
Check it out for Gift Certificates, Gift Baskets, and Chocolates
in all price ranges!
AS ALWAYS, THANK YOU TO
FEATURED MUSICAL GUEST:
Mercy Howls is the lead singer/songwriter (and vegan!) of the band Beast of Beauty.
Check them out at: http://beastofbeauty.bandcamp.com
So we’re honored to end this episode with:
SONG: “The Voice”
by Beast of Beauty