Ethical Eating

World Vegetarian Day is Monday, October 1: Five Sexy Celebrity Vegetarians

Bacon's domination of the internet may lead one to believe otherwise, but there are folks in this world who don't dig on the swine. Or the beef, chicken, turkey, and fish, for that matter. For these non-meat-eaters, World Vegetarian Day, October 1, is the time to shine. The date -- which happens to fall on a Meatless Monday, nonetheless -- kicks off the start of Vegetarian Awareness Month.

Take heart, fair veggies of the world. We're in good company (Yes; I am one of the aforementioned bunny-huggers). There are some seriously smart, talented, and really, really, really ridiculously good-looking famous people in our ranks. Here are five of 'em.

5. Anne Hathaway

Ms. Hathaway (above) credits a healthy new plant-based diet for helping her to get in shape for The Dark Knight Rises. Did you see her in that catsuit? The tempeh and seitan worked, Anne. Good god, did they ever.

See Also:

- The Biggest Lie Ever Told About Vegetarians

- South Florida's Best Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants

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Tricia Woolfenden