Father’s post on bullied son’s pink nail polish sparks outpouring of support

Parenting blogger goes viral after former NFL player tweets: ‘I rock pink nails all the time’

Having gone out of his way to help raise his children in a gender stereotype-free household, a father from Massachusetts was appalled to discover that his five-year-old son was being bullied at kindergarten for wearing nail polish.

Over 30,000 retweets and 60,000 likes later, Aaron Gouveia had not only comforted his upset son, but also used Twitter to create a full-blown social media campaign against toxic masculinity.

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Amazon shares sink despite record profit of nearly $3bn

Company sees fourth quarter of profits greater than $1bn but revenue growth is lower than expected

Amazon has announced a record profit for the last three months of close to $3bn. But the news on Thursday of a $1bn-a-month bonanza was not enough for Wall Street and shares sank on lower-than-expected revenue growth.

The online retail and cloud computing giant long worried investors by losing cash quarter after quarter but now appears to be raking in money, thanks largely to its cloud computing services. In the last quarter the company made a profit of $2.88bn, the fourth quarter that Amazon’s profits have been greater than $1bn.

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