It's Easter: Time to Abuse Some Peeps By Ken Wheaton. Published on March 21, 2008. Most Popular This is probably the most heinous misuse of Peeps I've ever seen. It's even worse than putting them in the microwave. The folks at Washington D.C.'s Metro service has forced the marshmallow bunnies to film something resembling an ad. From production quality to line-reading, this thing is a failure.