News is now afoot of a Japanese whaler plowing through a high-tech powerboat full of anti-whaling activists who hurled stink bombs to disrupt the whalers’ annual hunt in the waters off Antarctica. The trimaran Ady Gil, enlisted by Sea Shepherd activists for anti-whaling protests, is sinking in Antarctica’s Commonwealth Bay. All six activists were rescued, however, by Bob Barker, another Sea Shepherd boat.
The Whale Wars have begun. And I’m on the side of the cetaceans.