When Penny Loker, 31, wrote to the CNN to tell them she was disappointed in their "viewer discretion" warning on a photo gallery, she didn't expect to become an internet star.
Loker, a resident of Waterloo, Ont., was upset by CNN's warning on a gallery which showed Vietnamese children with facial disfigurements due to Agent Orange.
According to Loker's personal blog, the CNN warning said:
“Warning: the following photographs contain graphic content of severely deformed children. Viewer discretion is advised.”
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Loker felt that the warning was shaming people with facial disfigurements.
"I am 'deformed' and reading that view discretion warning ahead of the article was amount to telling me that every time I leave the house I shouldRead More »from Penny Loker: Ontario woman becomes internet star after email to CNN defends people with facial disfigurements