Green Cheerleaders: Greenwashing. Literally.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Nov 29, 2010
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How’d I miss this vital Green “News Story”!?!?

Suddenly, Football Fans everywhere are fans of “Saving our Oceans.”

Cheerleaders get wet, I mean, “green,” to save our oceans? Sounds like a ripe subject for another “brilliant” blog from the dilapidated mind that once was yours truly, Waylon Lewis.

Oh, and by the way, we don’t like exploitation yadahahahahah.

Saving the Oceans: NFL Eagles Cheerleaders pose in bikinis for calendar

Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders to flaunt some ‘green’ for saving the planet. As they pose in eco-friendly bikinis and jewelry for their 2010-2011 “Saving the Oceans” calendar, cheerleaders hope to generate sufficient returns, 10 percent of which will go to the Gulf Restoration Network for the cleanup operations in the Gulf of Mexico.
Designer Kathleen Plate of Smart Glass accessories has made the jewelry from recycled glass bottles for the photo shoot.

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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