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No racism against world's first white orca
Boston Metro ^ | April 23, 2012

Posted on 04/23/2012 4:35:21 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement

Scientists have spotted what they believe to the first ever all-white adult orca, or killer whale, off the coast of Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula in the north Pacific Ocean. The male, named "Iceberg", was discovered by an international Far East Russia Orca Project (FEROP) near the Commander Islands. "He’s a symbol of all that is pure, wild and extraordinarily exciting about the ocean," said Erich Hoyt, the co-head of FEROP.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: orca; racism
That's it. Congress should declare April "White Orca History Month."
1 posted on 04/23/2012 4:35:22 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement
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To: ConservativeStatement

“He’s a symbol of all that is pure, wild and extraordinarily exciting about the ocean”

Or a genetic freak that should be removed from the gene pool!


2 posted on 04/23/2012 4:39:06 PM PDT by aMorePerfectUnion ("Of two evils, choose neither." -- Charles Spurgeon)
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To: ConservativeStatement

All orcas are half white, and to the media that means all white, so what’s the difference?


3 posted on 04/23/2012 4:52:37 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: ConservativeStatement

Love how they put an arrow pointing to the white fin. For the color blind, I guess.


4 posted on 04/23/2012 5:51:49 PM PDT by TangoLimaSierra (To the left the truth looks Right-Wing.)
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5 posted on 04/23/2012 6:28:36 PM PDT by RedMDer (https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/default.aspx?tsid=93)
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To: aMorePerfectUnion

Ironically, the white orca can’t jump out of the water.


6 posted on 04/24/2012 6:28:08 AM PDT by Buckeye Battle Cry (Not Romney - Not ever!)
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White Orcas Can’t Jump.


7 posted on 04/24/2012 6:29:58 AM PDT by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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