#TheDailySpin: Study says the color pink hurts fundraising efforts

And pink’s not the only culprit. Plus, the Google+ expert emerges, Publicis CEO grooms a few replacements, the No. 1 smartphone, and more.

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Here comes another resume-builder—Google+ expert.

Publicis Groupe CEO Maurice Levy, looking ahead to his 70th birthday in February, has a few grasshoppers in training to succeed him whenever he should step down.

Speaking of grasshoppers, did you know that Skittles shine comes from crushed insect cocoons, more commonly referred to as shellac? Oddly enough, I failed to detect it in the taste of my rainbow. Here are nine more everyday foods made with disgusting ingredients.

Looks like the Clear Creek Independent School District isn’t too concerned with advertisers targeting children. In fact, they’re hoping for it. After legislators in Texas cut school funding by $4 billion, they state’s second largest district opted to sell ad space on its buses to help fund the multimillion-dollar budget shortfall.

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