In a shocking new development in the Gosselin family story, Jon Gosselin has – wait for it – actually been fired from the show.
Yes, you read that correctly. He didn’t quit. He didn’t get another job and move on. Jon Gosselin got fired.
It’s no secret that the buckle of the Bible belt has a hard time keeping its fingers out of the cookie jar that is censorship, and Norman’s Whittier Middle School has pulled another crumbled cookie out of the jar.
This time the victim is Young Adult author Ellen Hopkins, whose visit to the middle school was canceled after a concerned parent spoke out against content in her book Glass.
I remember a conversation I had with my aunts — both public school teachers — a few years ago about how they judge students by names. I don’t remember how we even came to the subject, but I remember that the aunt who teaches sixth grade science said boys with the name Spencer were always the worst.
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Well, FOX News is once again laying blame where it doesn’t belong. Call me a hippie liberal, but saying “We cover all the news” doesn’t equate “We aren’t crazy, right-wing extremist nutcases” or “We don’t insert our opinions into everything we cover.”
And really, if you’re going to fuck with someone, why would you pick every single one of the other major news outlets?
I love music. I don’t do anything without it. I live with my earbuds in, and when I’m at work, we have a pretty decent playlist playing in the background.
I think artists should be paid a fair amount for their work, whether it be through physical CD sales or things like iTunes. But I do not think the music industry should overstep like it’s trying very hard to.