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Killer whale

Read John Barry's article "SeaWorld Orlando's attack killer whale Tilikum is valuable, dangerous" in today's Times. Think about the article and the main ideas presented. What are the issues brought up in the article? Should wild animals be trained for entertainment purposes? Why or Why not? John Barry writes: "What to do with a 12,000-pound killer whale that is famous for being the world's most potent captive orca stud and infamous for the deaths of three people?" What do you think?

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 1:07pm]


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