Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Why ESPN's "Apology" is Anything But, While CBS Won't Even Pretend to Apologize

Photo (c) ESPN

After the outcry that quickly erupted following ESPN reporter Chris Broussard's intolerant comments on newly-out NBA player Jason Collins, the network offered this pseudo-apology:

"We regret that a respectful discussion of personal viewpoints became a distraction from today’s news. ESPN is fully committed to diversity and welcomes Jason Collins’ announcement."