There’s a handful of famous people you would expect to be vegan or vegetarian but aren’t: Noam Chomsky, Al Gore, and, especially, the Dalai Lama. For years, the Dalai Lama has responded to criticisms of his meat eating by saying his physicians recommend it.
Now, Paul McCartney is asking the Dalai Lama to give the matter further thought. If anyone has the status to inspire the Dalai Lama to reconsider his position on diet, it’s McCartney. And given that the Dalai Lama has millions of followers around the world, a switch to vegetarianism would have tremendous consequences.
The article I’m linking to sucks massively; about what you’d expect from a website called Celeb|bitchy. Link.