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He shot it where?

April 7, 2011

How small business can avoid becoming the next GoDaddy

gbu parsons 300CHICAGO (Reuters) – Social media is great for spreading the word but sometimes its content can become the elephant in the room, quite literally.

Just ask Bob Parsons, the flamboyant founder and CEO of Web hosting site GoDaddy, who posted a video link of his elephant shoot in Kenya on his Twitter account last month.

Your article incorrectly says that Parsons shot an elephant in Kenya.

The truth is that he shot the elephant in Zimbabwe.

B.R.

Indeed. Several readers noticed this. We have corrected the item: GBU Editor

CEO and founder of GoDaddy.com Bob Parsons speaks during the Muhammad Ali Celebrity Fight Night awards banquet in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 19, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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