Sunday, January 24, 2010

Bikers Respond to Animal Rights Activists

http://www.tribune-democrat.com/editorials/local_story_022103710.html

The Tribune-Democrat [Johnstown, PA]
24 January 2010

This hog tale had no substance

BY ARLENE JOHNS

You might have heard about it, but if you didn’t, here’s the gist:

Bikers at Thunder in the Valley, more than a little offended at the actions of some animal rights activists, duct-taped the offenders to a Dumpster at a fast-food restaurant and (horrors!) force-fed them hamburgers! [...]

[The story, which first appeared on The Spoof, a website featuring fake news stories, was picked up by other websites and generated "dozens of inquiries" by callers to the Tribune-Democrat's newsroom.]

http://www.thespoof.com/news/spoof.cfm?headline=s2i66233
The Spoof
3 January 2010
Three Reported Missing After Animal Rights Activists Take "War on Leather" to Motorcycle Gang Rally.