ESPN’s Britt McHenry Responds, Gets One-Week Suspension

By Brian Flood 

ESPN reporter Britt McHenry has responded to the controversial video of her criticizing a tow company employee’s career, appearance and education. McHenry released the following statement via Twitter:

In an intense and stressful moment, I allowed my emotions to get the best of me and said some insulting and regrettable things. As frustrated as I was, I should always choose to be respectful and take the high road. I am so sorry for my actions and will learn from this mistake.

UPDATE: ESPN has suspended McHenry for one week, effective immediately.


If you haven’t seen the video, check it out below:

(h/t Live Leak)