“That’s so stupid, Peta has way too much time on their hands”: Fans AMUSED as PETA Sends a ‘Pork’ Basket to Dissuade Jason Momoa From Eating Bacon

“That’s so stupid, Peta has way too much time on their hands”: Fans AMUSED as PETA Sends a ‘Pork’ Basket to Dissuade Jason Momoa From Eating Bacon
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Aquaman star Jason Momoa received a basket full of fake meat from PETA after he announced not cutting bacon from his diet. The actor has recently adopted a wild pig which he called Manapua. He posted a photo of his new pet on his Instagram account.

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Aquaman star Jason Momoa adopts a new pet

PETA sent the actor a basket that included fake bacon, plant-based jerky, sham ham, and pigless pork rinds. They also gave him a cute pig plushie with the message, “Pigs are friends, not food.”

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Aquaman Star Jason Momoa Proves Himself An Animal Lover

Momoa, a self-confessed animal lover, said that he could not help but take home the wild boar. He met the animal on the set of his new Netflix show, Slumberland. The actor has been considering what name to give his pet; in the end, he narrowed down the list to two choices: Lau Lau and Manapua. Both names are popular Hawaiian pork dishes.

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Screen captured from Jason Momoa’s Instagram post, with his new pet Manapua

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The actor said on his Instagram: “This is why I can’t work with animals. I want to bring them home. Wild and feral like his pops.” He later confirmed choosing Manapua as the pet’s name. Aside from his pet pig, Momoa also shares several pets with his ex-wife Lisa Bonet. They have a donkey, a ball python, a dog, and two half-wolves.

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Jason Momoa as Aquaman

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Fans React To PETA’s Method Of Convincing Aquaman Actor To Change Diet Plans

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People are amused with PETA sending the actor a basket full of fake meat

Fans, however, find this news amusing, especially PETA’s way of convincing the actor to drop meat from his diet plan. They took to Twitter their opinions; check out their tweets:



Ingrid Newkirk of PETA confidently believes that Jason Momoa will switch to veganism in the end and might even become an advocate of the said movement.

Source: TMZ

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