trailer for the new action flick Escape Plan includes an especially silly scene in which Arnold Schwarzenegger sneers at costar
Sylvester Stallone and says, “You hit like a vegetarian.”
what is intended as a withering put-down is actually a compliment. After all,
Germany’s strongest man, Patrik
Baboumian, is a vegan, as are professional arm-wrestlers Rob Bigwood and Big Bald Mike.
I guess the creator of that bon mot doesn’t follow mixed martial
arts fighting, or he or she wouldn’t have risked incurring the wrath of these
How long do you think Arnie and
Sly would last in a cage with vegan King of the Cage
World Champion Mac Danzig?
Or maybe I’m being overly sensitive, and Escape Plan‘s screenwriters were actually making a sly reference to
PETA’s pie-throwing prowess.
hit like a giant chicken carrying a tofu cream pie.
Hit like a vegetarian? You’d
better hope your opponent doesn’t hit like a vegetarian—or you might wind up
with cauliflower ear.
Article source: PETA Action Alerts