Saturday, February 13, 2016

Fact of the Day: Orca Hatred

Orca whales have had a bad reputation for centuries in the Western World which only got better in the recent decades. The U.S. Navy even killed many orca whales with modern weaponry in Icelandic waters in 1954 on purpose. 

12 comments:

  1. The US Navy eh?
    Check the records of the US navy over the years, trigger happy.
    Further comment "Would be superfluous", a certain Admiral of the Fleet said that but he was not an American!
    B J Hunnicut aka Colin

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  2. I'm not surprised it was US navy

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  3. I agree with the first comment...terrible indeed:(

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  4. Humans are short sighted and tend to kill whatever they don't understand. Eventually, we all pay a price for this.

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  5. They are beautiful creatures!! : )

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  6. Why in the world would anyone kill these magnificent creatures. That is just so wrong, but unfortunately typical.

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