Many of you likely read Dunn's thug-apologist piece on Dustin Brown yesterday, and apparently this made a few of you sniffle. Some of this was expressed by the typical means of signing up for an SB Nation account just to let the world know that you don't understand what Battle of California is about, exemplified by Mr. Dekeorama:
... Really, I'd recommend reading the whole comment section, as it is an entire disastrous goldmine, including tweets chronicled by Ian.
But not everyone goes public with their disdain. A reader who is almost certainly one of the same idiots who commented on the post also used the archaic means of email to lodge a formal complaint...
reply-to: D Hiller to: jer
date: Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 10:34 AM subject: Assinine, infantile and pedantic. mailed-by: sendgrid.voxmedia.com signed-by: voxmedia.com
I have editorial feedback
I just read http://www.battleofcali.com/
2015/10/25/9609666/los- angeles-kings-gameday-fulfill- your-dustiny-dustin-brown- connor-mcdavid-edmonton- oilers?utm_campaign= notdeadryandunn&utm_content= chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_ source=twitter
What kind of idiots write and approve of this dribble. So much for informed, educated sports opinion. I have written the advertisers on that page to let them know that I will NOT be purchasing their product because the article is so moronic.
Name: D Hiller
Remote IP: *************
This important editorial feedback was sent to both me and Vox Media, who certainly are both very concerned about Mr. Dunn's blogging conduct.
Being a responsible Editor, I immediately rectified the situation...
from: Jer to: D Hiller date: Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 10:57 AM subject: Re: Assinine, infantile and pedantic. mailed-by: gmail.com
Dear Mr. Hiller,Thank you so much for your feedback, it's always great to hear from fans! Your continued support is what keeps Battle of California and its writers motivated to continue our award-winning, quality sports analysis and commentary.We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to contact us and we are happy to learn you appreciate our work. We will strive to continue to exceed your expectations.- Jer D.Voted SB Nation's Best Managing Editor 23 Years in a Row!
As of this writing I have not received a reply, so presumably this satisfied D. Hiller.
Hopefully the letter he wrote to our advertisers works, because it'd be nice to not have to deal with pickup truck ads every time I visit my own site.
Ducks @ Blackhawks
Monday, Oct 26, 2015, 5:30 PM PDT
United Center - Chicago, IL
im sure eating a bag of rusty nails would be far more appealing than watching the ducks getting murdered by the hawks tomorrow— Spade-in-victorhell (@spade_in_victor) October 26, 2015
To take up space in my gameday posts this season, so that I don't have to write so much, you'll be getting a glimpse of my playlist while I write this garbage.
Today I'm listening to: RVIVR - "Real Mean"