Nothing weight-related but probably a lot more important than my contributions to this blog:
Today, September 1, marks the start of the annual dolphin slaughters in Taiji, Japan. Thousands and thousands of dolphins will be rounded up, killed inhumanely, slaughtered and sold for meat. If you watch Animal Planet of Discovery Channel, they broadcasted the Academy Award Nominee, The Cove, this past weekend and let's just say I was sick and heart-broken watching the entire movie (which was the first movie to bring this horrible slaughter to the public's eye).
Probably the most f*cked up part (besides the slaughter itself) is that before the killings take place, dolphin trainers from aquariums/ocean parks come down and take the best/strongest specimens for their tanks and basically turn a blind eye to what's going to happen to the rest of the dolphins. WTF?!
Anyway, here's a celebrity-filled commercial for The Cove: