Yes, Ellis said some things that made him seem out-of-touch with the regular fan. Yes, he could have handled it better. But so could have everyone else. I understand the outrage, I really do. And he should’ve been called on it. But there was no need to keep going on about it three days later. In this day and age of 24-hour news filled with 15-second sound bites, that’s practically an eternity to keep going on about anything.
— Cassie McClellan, posting at From The Rink As of this morning, Dan Ellis has closed his Twitter account after the brouhaha over remarks he made.