BE A PART OF THE PETA2 MOVEMENT

Lettuce Ladies Tour the Fattest Cities in U.S.

Profile photo of Marta-H

Posted June 25, 2009 by Marta Holmberg

You may have heard that Men’s Fitness magazine released their annual list of the fattest cities in America, and sadly for me, my hometown of San Jose, CA, made the list. Totes inappropes!

Luckily, PETA’s own lettuce ladies are traveling around the fattest cities to help people lose some weight! Check out some photos from the veggie dog giveaway in San Jose yesterday:


Why are they giving away veggie dogs in the fattest cities? Meat consumption has been directly linked to obesity, but vegans are, on average, 10 to 20 pounds lighter than meat-eaters. And veggie dogs are seriously so much tastier than hot dogs, if people in San Jose are any indication. They devoured more than 400 veggie dogs!

Would you like the lettuce ladies to stop by your city?

Marta
Respond

Comments

Post a Comment

Please log in to comment.

Your email address will not be published.

Connect with Facebook

Your email address will not be published.

Connect with Facebook

  • 1443 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    love em to visit my city but im in england.. Hahaha =’)

  • 2220 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    What a great idea! I’m so glad that the Lettuce Ladies do this. I want to be a Lettuce Lady someday! 😀

  • 2220 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    What a great idea! I’m so glad that the Lettuce Ladies do this. I want to be a Lettuce Lady someday! 😀

  • 2221 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    come to rochester nh they luv food thiers barily any sinny people thier

  • 2221 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    come to rochester nh they luv food thiers barily any sinny people thier

  • 2221 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    Detroit is number 12… Is there a tour schedule for the lettuce ladies?? I’d love to see peta when they travel to Detroit!

  • 2221 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    Detroit is number 12… Is there a tour schedule for the lettuce ladies?? I’d love to see peta when they travel to Detroit!

  • 2222 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    yes!! well i live close to san diego so go the lettuce ladies should go to warped tour in san diego on august 22nd 😀 that would be amazinggggg

  • 2223 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    Yes Charleston, WV

  • 2223 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    holy crap my city is on there! go veg people!

  • 2223 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    holy crap my city is on there! go veg people!

  • 2224 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    YES Roanoke,AL

  • 2225 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    omg my city got number one :(

  • 2225 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    omg my city got number one :(

  • 2225 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]

    0

    YES!!! Come to Chicago or Woodstock, IL!!!

US & Canada: Sign up for Mobile!

Games, freebies, events in your area & more

Mobile #
Email

  I agree to the full texting T&Cs. Msg and data rates may apply. Text HELP for help, text STOP to end. Up to 10 msgs/month.

Follow Us

Top Commenters

  • Profile photo of Emilyr
  • Profile photo of kaevans1
    kaevans1

    N/A

  • Profile photo of xXBugalooXx
  • Profile photo of babyhuey121795jess
    babyhuey121795jess

    ☸ ✵ ❂ ⚘ ❀ ❃ ❁ ✼☸ ✵ ❂ ⚘ ❀ ❃ ❁ ✼☸ ✵ ❂ ⚘ ❀ ❃ My name is Jason. Top 10 quirks: 1. I’m vegetarian. 2. I’m Sagittarius 3. Artist 4. I love The Beatles 5. Love dogs! 6. Spring is my favourite season. 7. I’m an only child. 8. I knit. 9. I like to press flowers. 10. I like to shrink potato chip bags. I have a tattoo on my wrist that says peace in braille. I feel like I should've been a teen in the 60’s-70’s. I have rainbow gauges in my ears. I’m FTM transgender but only identify as a gay male. I will write to anybody! I love fast food, glass blowing, making solar sensitive paper prints, ceramics, making friendship bracelets, tie dying, decorating my room, shopping online and off (but mostly online), cuddling with my Cockapoo named Mickey,eating candy, making things, fashion, & going to the mall. I can’t cook to save my life. I enjoy Netflix, crafts, & making people laugh, I am generous and enjoy Oldies. Green is my favourite colour. I hate the colour orange. Halloween is my favourite holiday. I’m addicted to playing Kardashian on my Ipod and using Instagram. I want to travel a ton one day, learn German, drive and lifeguard, and be an elementary school art teacher. I collect international stamps, coins, postcards, Betty and Veronica Archie Comics, kawaii stuff, cameos, *stickers*, and trinkets (I pick things off the ground, I’m a klepto like that). I write in a diary everyday. I hate candy corn. I have two cactus plants. I have Facebook, Snapchat, Tumblr and Instagram, so HMU if you want my usernames. I believe loosely in karma, fate, kismet, déjà vu, reincarnation, dreams, destiny & fate. I love for stores: Etsy, Hot Topic, Francesca's, & Claire’s. People say I look like Brenton Thwaites. My Celeb Hotties are: Joseph Gordon-Levitt *swoon*, James Franco, Paul McCartney, Jake Gyllenhaal, John Krasinski & Josh Hutcherson (I have no idea why they all mostly start with “J” lol). But my favourite actors are Robert De Niro and Dustin Hoffman. · My favourite foods/restaurants are mangos, 99 Restaurant, Dominoes pizza, pickles, & Pinkberry/Froyo World. My favourite movies and TV shows are Juno, Aquamarine, The Office, The Perks Of Being A Wallflower, Investigation Discovery, Bojack Horseman, Detention, Crank Yankers, How To Catch a Predator, Mary and Max, Bates Motel, Bob’s Burgers, Salem, Dateline, The Killing, & Darknet. As for Horror films the scariest I’ve seen are: Vile, Quarantine, Would You Rather & Truth or Die My favourite books are The Catcher In The Rye, Penpal, It’s Kind Of a Funny Story, & Life As we Knew it. · My favourite quotes are "Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "If you wait to tell someone you love them, it’s too late." -Paul McCartney "If you don’t shoot, you don’t score." "It’s all okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end." "And in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make." -Paul McCartney Looking for: • Penpal • Art Pals • Package Pals • Snail Mail I send small gifts, and even surprise you when I’m thinking of you. **I ask that your age is 18-23.** No country requirements, I enjoy using stamps lol. What I expect from a pen pal is LGBTQA respect and a consistency to correspondence. But I seriously love meeting new people with different interests and writing to them.

  • Profile photo of katiesbw123
  • Profile photo of LuisaBYS
  • Profile photo of MadisonOG
    madisonog

    I've been a singer for 11 years, artist for 9, guitarist for 3, and an active member of PETA and peta2 for not even a year. I'm excited to see where this journey takes me! Feel free to add me!

  • Profile photo of megdansny
    megdansny

    Vegetarian since 2008 and committed vegan since 2013

  • Profile photo of AlayaBouche
  • Profile photo of Andres Perez