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Comment FB/Twitter is understandable, but e-mail? (Score 1) 195

I don't think I've ever been so happy with a purchase that I felt the need to e-mail everyone in my contact list to let them know so I'm totally fine with that button getting removed. After all, that's what FB and Twitter are there for, bragging about dumb shit... Well that and reposting things that are easily disproved with 10 seconds of googling, at least if the average post from my extended family is any evidence.

Comment One more way to showcase inequality (Score 2) 113

Too often kids are focused on their shoes, or fashion, or yes, their phone. Anything really that makes them seem imperceptibly better than their peers. In my opinion, schools would do well to switch to uniforms and keep phones out of class rooms. The less inconsequential nonsense they have to care about, the better.

Comment Barbara Streisand award (Score 5, Insightful) 424

When are these businesses going to learn that when you lawyer up against negative reviews, it suddenly becomes *newsworthy* and only makes the situation that much worse. Maybe if they spent their legal fees on training for their waitstaff, they wouldn't get those negative reviews to start with. Crazy thought, I know.

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