The dangers of social media browsing rears its ugly head again.
While scanning my tweetdeck, which contains a search for “Waylon Lewis,” this morning I came across the following tweet @reeuq: “GLBT News Headlines (T4T-6) Persona Hurting Your Career Potential? Waylon Lewis of… http://bit.ly/vVJbv #gay #news”
In light of the recent flogging Waylon has taken in comments here and elsewhere, I wondered if someone was actually commenting on the declining social status of our dear leader. Turns out, it’s just an unfortunate juxtaposition of headlines and links on a GLBT news site:
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