Let me start this post by saying that i recognize that many people on these message boards have considerable contempt for PETA (people for the Ethical Treatment of Animals). While i agree with many of PETA’s positions, i think that their tactics are often stupid and extremely counterproductive.
Having said that, i defy anyone of to watch this video and claim that uncovering these abuses was a bad thing. I know they’re “only chickens,” but the idea that people can be so barbaric toward any animals is pretty fucking depressing.
For those who don’t want to watch, here’s some of the backstory from Reuters: