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Orcaball Megapod protest against captive whales

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A small group of protesters gathered Sunday outside the Federal Building downtown to protest orcas held in captivity.

They call themselves the Orcaball Megapod and their demonstration is called a "tsunami". Organizers say they want to bring attention to the plight of orcas in captivity at SeaWorld.

The protesters carried Orcaballs with a drooping fin they say is typical for orcas in captivity while those in the wild have a straight fin.

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