Elisabeth Hasselbeck Apologizes to Erin Andrews

By Andrew Gauthier 

CBS News

Elisabeth Hasselbeck has apologized to ESPN reporter and “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Erin Andrews for comments she made about Andrews’ attire on the show.

“The View” co-host said she regretted the remarks she made on Tuesday’s show, when she said that Andrews’ stalker could have avoided prison time by simply watching her in her “Dancing with the Stars” costumes. (Video here)

“In light of what happened and as a legal [matter] – and as inexcusable as it was for that horrific guy to go in and try to peep on her in her hotel room,” Hasselbeck said Tuesday. “I mean, in some way if I’m him, I’m like, ‘Man! I just could’ve waited 12 weeks and seen this – a little bit less – without the prison time!'” More…