News feed gems

I don't open my RSS reader very often these days; today I get two gems. One is the graphic slaughter of an elephant by's CEO, in some misguided attempt to help some poor Zimbabweans protect their crops and get some protein at the same time (um..huh?!). Boy am I glad we took our websites off GoDaddy! And then there's the Scarlet e-Letter. Third year student Alexandra Wallace had to leave the UCLA (dropped out?) because of the outrage, including harassment and death threats to her family, on the heels of her YouTube rant against Asians. Check out this video. As a bonus, the guy's voice ain't half bad, so I voted for him (clicked on the thumbs up) for YouTube NextUp! . … [Read more...]