TITLE

Meet Comcast, The Lizard

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the discovery of a lizard named Comcast, by a Comcast Corp. technician during regular service in Naples, Florida. The said reptile was turned over to the Naples Zoo, and it is part of Planet Predator, a daily entertainment and educational show sponsored by the cable company. Moreover, the operator has integrated the wildlife show into its local public-affairs campaign.
ACCESSION #
28450039

 

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