by Will Viharo
What are friends for if not to review your new book on Amazon, for the whole world to see? But per an alarming new policy, personal ties to the author may preclude anyone from posting their comments in this very public forum.
The questions are both why are they doing this, and how do they know about your alleged relationship, which may not even be real?
The backlash has already begun…
by Mary C Long
Twitter filed suit in federal court in San Francisco today against spammers. The suit goes after tool providers “that willfully encourage and enable the distribution of spam on Twitter.” Yay, Twitter!
In what is being framed as a show of solidarity against discrimination, racism and all things evil, Macy’s has enthusiastically boarded the Donald Trump Hate Train along with NBC and Univision. But before others rush to get their tickets stamped, they should consider the destination from a PR standpoint – because it might not be one they’ll be happy to visit.
The hate wave started thanks to Trump himself, of course. His viewpoint on immigration is extreme, and the way he expressed it was pretty unnecessary, inflammatory and ‘in your face.’ Why, it’s enough to alienate half of the country and make his chances at being a serious Republican primary contender that much less so . . . or is it?