I got an email from Wayne Pacelle from the HSUS with Bill Maher's smiling face tonight.
Yep, I know you're jealous.
They are trying to drop-kick IHOP in the frying pan for using eggs from chickens who are raised in cages. Go to their website and you can see that they've been targeting IHOP for a while. The message is for their constituents to call IHOP to tell them to switch to cage free eggs. No mention of what you're omelet or scrambled eggs will cost if they bully IHOP into submission.
I say we in ag need to rally to IHOP's side. Instead of calling IHOP to tell them to switch to cage free eggs, let’s bet them at their own game and tell IHOP to stick to their guns because conventional methods for raising chickens and egg production have merit.
Here's the number they listed to call IHOP: 1-866-444-5144.
Let’s pull off our own virtual protest of the HSUS and their tactics. Share this number with your friends.
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