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March 12, 2019 - LADbible

Ricky Gervais Destroys Animal Testing In Less Than A Minute

Ricky Gervais Destroys Animal Testing In Less Than A Minute
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"It doesn't work and it's cruel. You've got to end animal testing." 

"There's no ambiguity about shampoo and cosmetics. That's mental - putting stuff in rabbits' eyes and torturing them to death. Don't get shampoo in your eyes, it stings, done."

The comedian is an outspoken advocate for animal rights but his latest rant is fairly comprehensive, pretty much destroying any arguments that they should be used in the testing of any products whatsoever - medical or otherwise. 

Speaking to Radio 5 Live, Gervais said: "It doesn't work - 93 percent of all experiments that work on animals then fail and are dangerous to humans, because the models don't work. Computer models work better than animal testing."

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