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You might have noticed that deviantART is wearing purple today, as October 20, 2010 marks Spirit Day -- an event to honor teens who have lost their lives to anti-LGBT bullying.
While this specific type of bullying has received a lot of media attention as of late, we'd like to bring to light how bullying is a wide-spread problem that impacts everyone -- regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability, ethnicity, race, or profession. And the recent surge of teen suicides associated with bullying can't be ignored or overlooked.
In honor of Spirit Day, deviantART CEO Angelo Sotira ($spyed) took a few minutes to address
Amateur photographer, travel agent and future nobel prize winner (just figuring out which category).
Current Residence: Berlin
Favourite genre of music: Metal, 60s Music, Rock
Favourite style of art: impressionistic paintings, old time photography
MP3 player of choice: iPod, but I'd trade him for another one any time. I hate that thing and Apple is way overrated!
Favourite cartoon character: Homer Simpson - he reminds me of my boyfriend