A trainer was killed today at SeaWorld in Orlando when she allegedly slipped into the water and a whale grabbed her.
At a press conference today, a police official said “there’s no sense of foul play,” inviting all sorts of speculation, as a colleague said, about how would anyone know? Some might argue, as they have in the past, that the foul play involves capturing wild animals just so they can do tricks for humans.
This and all the “news” is on today’s Fresh Eye on the Radio with The Current’s Mary Lucia.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.