NBA ‘Superman’ Thinks That ‘Fish Are Friends’

Published by PETA.

Orlando Magic center Dwight “Superman” Howard recently revealed that his favorite movie is Finding Nemo. (Pause for the resounding “aww” as readers imagine this 6′ 11″ Defensive Player of the Year watching the animal-friendly animated classic.)


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Dwight Howard


While that’s great all by itself, Howard has also reportedly said, “Fish are friends.” Dwight, we couldn’t agree more, and we hope that your kind words will inspire fans and other athletes to realize how awesome sea kittens are.

Maybe Dwight’s next step will be to consult John Salley about fish-free cuisine …?

Written by Christine Doré

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