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homophobic

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Intel withdraws Boy Scouts support over homophobic policy

Intel has stopped donating to the Boy Scouts of America over the organisation's stringent anti-gay policies.

By November 11, 2012

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CNN suspends Roland Martin for homophobic, violent tweets

CNN political analyst belittled men wearing pink and the near-naked H&M David Beckham ad via Twitter during the Super Bowl--tweets that some critics say were anti-gay and violent.

By February 8, 2012

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AmazonFail: The truth behind Amazon's homophobic weekend

Over the weekend, hundreds of gay and lesbian-themed books vanished from Amazon.com's search listings. The Internet cried censorship, but the truth is far more hum-drum

By April 14, 2009

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HuffPo's Twitter account hacked

Usual tweets with links to stories about celebrities and cute animal photos are joined by racist and homophobic notes on The Huffington Post's Twitter account.

By January 15, 2012

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Obscene tweet gets Vodafone rep suspended

A customer service employee posts a homophobic tweet on Vodafone's official Twitter page. The company is forced to apologize, and he is suspended.

By February 6, 2010

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Loaded: This is your brain on Facebook

Conficker morphs and spreads, Amazon.com is accused of being homophobic, and excessive Facebook use could result in lower grades.

By April 13, 2009

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Falwell Web foe tempers critiques with sympathy

Web site operator who prevailed in a high-profile legal spat over his domain name, which evokes the late televangelist's name, offers condolences but decries "homophobic bigotry and intolerance."

By May 15, 2007

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Police warned about tweeting drunk or with doughnuts

British bobbies have been warned of the dangers of using social media, as figures are revealed for officers and staff committing offences online.

By August 19, 2014

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Woman convicted for terror-supporting tweets

A Spanish woman, with no known political or terroristic ties, gets a one-year sentence for calling for the assassination of Spain's prime minister, among other tweets.

By February 23, 2014

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Free Xbox Live for a year when you buy Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft is offering a year's free Xbox Live to anyone buying Office 365.

By July 19, 2013