Thursday 7th Aug -The cameras rolled and the band played as Shorty O'Brian made his bewildered way to the ocean. And tears of joy and sadness flowed on the faces of over 1000 people who came to witness the touching and well publicised event.
'Come see the turtle release" read the big banner on the side of Hwy 80.
Yes, Tybee has discovered it's publicity mascot and is learning quickly how to exploit it.
Good luck to you Shorty, tell your friends how crazy humans are and don't come back !