Little League Baseball Team Banned After Being Accused Of Rigging The Draft System

Little League Baseball Team Banned After Being Accused Of Rigging The Draft System

ABC News – The Apache Junction Little League team known as “The Hooks” have been terminated from this baseball season … and parents are furious. The League’s governing board accused the team’s coaches of rigging the player draft system in their favor so they could get some of the best players. The team denies it, and … Continue reading

Athletes Lack Standards And Ethics When It Comes To Their Charities

Athletes Lack Standards And Ethics When It Comes To Their Charities

ESPN – An “Outside the Lines” investigation of 115 charities founded by high-profile, top-earning male and female athletes has found that most of their charities don’t measure up to what charity experts would say is an efficient, effective use of money. Using guidelines set by nonprofit watchdogs Charity Navigator, the Better Business Bureau and the … Continue reading

Amazon Defends It’s Right To Use The Word ‘Cunt’ In A Product Image

Amazon Defends It’s Right To Use The Word ‘Cunt’ In A Product Image

Guardian – Amazon has sparked outrage by defending the use of the word “cunt” in a product image used by a retailer on its website, arguing that it was featured in a “light-hearted” way that was not likely to offend any particular group, such as women. The Advertising Standards Authority banned an internet ad which appeared on Amazon.co.uk for … Continue reading