“World’s saddest polar bear”

19 11 2016

screenshot-2016-11-18-18-58-24I’d not heard of this polar bear kept in a Chinese shopping mall ’til BBC World Service reported the story this week.

Hideously-named ‘Pizza’, the bear is stereotypic and here also seems to be lying awake with his eyes open in a way that in mink and mice signifiies boredom-like and depression-like changes.