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‘Tiger King 2’ trailer: Netflix previews the continuing saga of Joe Exotic

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    Nivlak
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    I’ve never seen the show, but from what I have read/seen, this feels like the wrong thing to turn into entertainment for the masses. I think these people genuinely need help, not attention. It’s...

    I’ve never seen the show, but from what I have read/seen, this feels like the wrong thing to turn into entertainment for the masses. I think these people genuinely need help, not attention. It’s kind of like those shows that follow pregnant teens or people who are very obese. I know they CAN, but I don’t think they should.

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    1. corleone
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      You're probably right, these people don't need attention. I admit I'm part of the problem, cause I gave them lots of attention. But I disagree that many of the main characters of this show need...

      You're probably right, these people don't need attention. I admit I'm part of the problem, cause I gave them lots of attention. But I disagree that many of the main characters of this show need help, unless by "help" you mean jail time.

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    2. hamstergeddon
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      I think a big spotlight on some of the sketchier folks is overall a good thing, assuming it leads to police or fed involvement. Doc Antler, for example, seems to basically be running a sex cult...

      I think a big spotlight on some of the sketchier folks is overall a good thing, assuming it leads to police or fed involvement. Doc Antler, for example, seems to basically be running a sex cult with a wildlife zoo front. Jeff Lowe...like every second he was in the first season screamed "investigate me, I'm dangerous".

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  2. JXM
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    It looks interesting. I wonder if it will be able to capture the cultural zeitgeist that the original did, or if that was just a flash in the pan. Remember when everyone was talking about Making a...

    It looks interesting. I wonder if it will be able to capture the cultural zeitgeist that the original did, or if that was just a flash in the pan.

    Remember when everyone was talking about Making a Murderer? They did a second season of that and no one seems to have watched it...

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