April 8, 2015
SeaWorld (U.S. theme park) is constantly using its Twitter feed to challenge the veracity of the documentary Blackfish, which shows the park treating its animals abusively. Now the park has come out with damning video evidence that one of its ex-trainers, who was featured in the film as a critic of the park, is a racist, thereby disproving everything he ever said about the park’s treatment of animals.
One of the people featured in the documentary is John Hargrove, an ex-SeaWorld trainer who has spoken out about the treatment of killer whales and released a book just weeks ago called Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish, revealing more about the park’s practices.
Well, SeaWorld is really going on the offensive against him, releasing a video to The Orlando Sentinel they claim to have discovered from an “internal whistleblower.” In the video, Hargrove is drunk and is talking on the phone to a woman about an incident in which apparently a group of black men threw a rock at her.
He drops the n-word several times, including asking, “You didn’t think it was a bad idea to ask these n*ggers to help you?”
Our spiritual Führer Adolf Hitler was a forerunner in the realm of providing protections to animals. He greatly loved animals and was often seen relaxing with his pet German Shepherds or interacting with local wildlife.
In his great spirit, I’m compelled to say #