Scientist Called 'Urban Whore,' Biology Online Editor Fired

Danielle N. Lee was insulted after asking about payment for blogging for Biology's website.
0:58 | 10/14/13

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Transcript for Scientist Called 'Urban Whore,' Biology Online Editor Fired
Restraint of tongue and pen and email is never a bad idea case in point. The recent uproar involving Daniel Lee a biologist. Who was approached by biology online -- -- contribute to its website. -- already writes for a well known plots like American and when she dared to ask biology on line if she was going to be paid. This is where restraint comes -- Lee was asked in an email if she was an urban scientist or quote an urban -- Big mistake -- blog about that on her Scientific American side and posted a three minute plus rebuttal. On YouTube. How to -- It's Internet it's not just me and that's a lot of people -- kind of meat packing your needs are they are not offering me an opportunity -- -- -- cited American quickly pulled Lee's blog post on the matter. Biology online says it has fired someone obedience --

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