Humans Kill 11,417 Sharks Per Hour For Soup

A statistic so disturbing it takes eight graphics to compile just one infographic. Finning’s for fools.

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Originally posted on For All The Ocean Lovers, seen by me on Beer and Pork.

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  1. who’s ever had shark soup?

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  2. I saw it on the menu at a Szechuan place in NYC once. Didn’t order it, of course.

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  3. […] 5. Sharks are not an issue and you’re really excited when you get to see them out on the reef. The most common kind are cute little black tip or white tips that are occasionally inquisitive, but most often shy. You know the real killers are the jellyfish that produce stings so painful morphine doesn’t have an effect and octopus so poisonous that you won’t even be able to say “hang on is a that a blue ringed…” before your heart stops beating. I could go on a huge “sharks aren’t deadly killers” rant right now, but this is not the time or the place but click here for a harrowing statistic. […]

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