Help Stop TNT's Circus "Reality" Show Promoting Ringling Bros.! - VeggieBoards
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 Old 03-21-2008, 04:42 AM
Veggie Regular
 
Girlie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 414
Help Stop TNT's Circus "Reality" Show Promoting Ringling Bros.!



Recently, cable station Turner Network Television (TNT) announced

plans to run a reality show featuring notorious animal abusers

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. TNT cameras intend to

follow Ringling as it travels from city to city, but you can bet

that one reality--the animal abuse--will be kept hidden from viewers.

This show will be nothing more than a lengthy Ringling commercial.

Viewers surely won't see the behind-the-scenes abuse of elephants,

tigers, horses, and other animals.



PLEASE TAKE ACTION AT:

http://ga0.org/campaign/tnt_ringling...%2d%5ff41e6IiE



Please contact Turner Entertainment Networks president Steve Koonin,

CEO Philip Kent, and Vice President Michael Wright Sr., and politely

urge them to abandon plans to air the Ringling reality show.



Remind them that after learning of the abuse inherent in animal

circuses, major corporations like Denny's, Lukoil, General Mills,

Burger King, Liz Claiborne, MasterCard, Visa, and Sears, Roebuck &

Co. ended their promotions of circuses like Ringling and UniverSoul.



In recent years, PETA has caught on videotape that Ringling handlers

were aggressively using bullhooks on elephants, a Ringling trainer

inflicted a bloody wound behind an elephant's ear, and lame

elephants were forced to travel and perform.



PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY AND ACT TODAY!
Girlie is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the VeggieBoards forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off