R.I.P., Cecil #CecilTheLion—Celebrities React with Shock, Anger, Sadness

Published by Beth Silvia.

With the horrific news that Zimbabwe’s most famous and much-loved lion, Cecil, had been lured out of a national park to be killed for “sport,” social media exploded with shock and sadness. Even celebrities reached out to countless followers, to voice their disbelief:

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Join these celebrities in speaking out against “sport” hunting.

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