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PETA says the airport’s advertising vendor chose not to accept $17,500 for the ad featuring actress and San Diego native Kathy Najimy.
In the ad, Najimy, who appears in HBO’s “Veep,” says, “If you love animals like I do, please avoid SeaWorld.”
PETA says the airport has accepted ads from other nonprofits, and from SeaWorld.
SeaWorld and the airport declined comment to U-T San Diego on Tuesday.
SeaWorld has come under fire in the last year since the release of the documentary “Blackfish,” which focused opposition to killer whale captivity.
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