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The Sochi Olympics Are Making Captured Orcas Perform (You Can Guess People’s Reaction)

I’ll just attach the whole article, so you can read for yourself, but the jist is that the Sochi Olympics are going to use 2 of the 7 Orcas that were captured…..taken out of the ocean…last summer.

Fresh 102.5–01/16/2014

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SeaWorld Responds to Criticism & Artist Cancellations with Newspaper Ads

Many of the criticisms against the park and its treatment of animals stem from the recently released documentary Blackfish. The film follows the life in captivity of an orca (a.k.a. ‘killer whale’) named Tilikum that attacked and killed his trainer (Dawn Brancheau) and two others in three separate instances.

12/23/2013

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