"Oh, it doesn't really upset me. What does upset me, though, is that they think I'm a sucker. They think that they're smart, and that the rest of us are dumb. And you know, Danby, the thought occurs to me right now, for the first time, that maybe they're right."
Each year I am deluged with phone calls from young people who want to become “marine biologists,” mostly dolphin trainers. This is television’s influence. Animal training has become synonymous with marine biology.