Mea Culpas Everywhere. :)
followed this week.
I don`t see anything odd in this. It`s a natural human response.
Both portent.com (Ian) and Doc Sheldon`s sites were initially issued manual penalties which have now been revoked. Both went public immediately.
I wouldn`t be surprised if there were Google communications people reaching out and encouraging this sort of behaviour. That`s what I would do, anyway. :)
FOOTNOTE: I attempted to add the following comment to Ian`s article but at the time of adding this, it was not visible.
"Some will be silent, some will be vocal. The prospect of bringing about change is not necessarily part of the equation. It`s a matter of conscience."