Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Paris Hilton Vows To Help Drunk Elephants Avoid Trouble

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

elephant-fun.jpgIn what could be one of the oddest titles to grace this blog, Paris Hilton is urging Indian residents to lock up their booze to protect the welfare of elephants. No, really — I thought this was ridiculous too, but alcoholic elephants are actually a problem.

Apparently, 40 elephants came to a remote village in India looking for food last last month and some of them discovered rice wine that farmers ferment and keep in containers in their huts. They’re known to have a taste for it — and frankly, we can’t blame them. However, things got out of hand (as happens) when the animals went crazy, uprooted a utility pole, and six were electrocuted. Now, Paris Hilton is fighting to prevent future wild drunken elephant scenes from occurring. In her own words,

“There would have been more casualties if the villagers hadn’t chased them away. And four elephants died in a similar way three years ago. It is just so sad. The biggest problems are in Assam and Meghalaya. The elephants get drunk all the time. It is becoming really dangerous. We need to stop making alcohol available to them.”

Wow. Folks, we can’t make this stuff up — but to each their own in terms of championing a cause. Here’s to Paris, the elephants, and large open containers of alcohol throughout the Indian countryside.

via star pulse

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

If ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ Made You Angry, Go Vegan

If we recognise that Hercules matters morally, then we have no good reason for excluding other animals from our circles of moral concern.

Cranswick Foods Slaughter Parade

The animals don’t need us to “bear witness” to the final stretch of their road to slaughter

Sentient Beings As Stress Balls In Aberystwyth

Changing our perception of animals as things – or vessels for the fulfilment of human desires – requires a shift in moral thought.