Animal Cruelty: Obama Donor Pimps Lassie on Grueling Publicity Tour

Obama donor Jeffrey Katzenberg appears to strangle a beloved American icon. (AP)

DreamWorks CEO and major Obama donor Jeffrey Katzenberg is forcing Lassie, the beloved American collie, to endure a grueling publicity tour in an effort to turn a profit for his struggling movie studio. DreamWorks acquired the rights to the storied franchise in 2012, and Katzenberg is determined to turn Lassie into a “merchandizing star” in order to milk the innocent pooch for all she’s worth. According to the New York Times: