Posts Tagged ‘apology’
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Weather Channel Bending To Joel Burns Storm

Jeff Prince
The Weather Channel has bowed to the viral weight of Fort Worth City Councilman Joel Burns after it crossed Twitter swords with him this week. The station is making changes based on the councilman’s complaints about the s...

Fort Worth Home To Hottest Sex Offenders

Jeff Prince
The Houston Press raised a stink yesterday when it blogged about “The 10 Hottest Women On The Texas Sex Offenders List.” Many readers were outraged because they thought it taboo to describe sex offenders as hot, or ...

Former FW News Publisher Bows To Haters

Jeff Prince
Former Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Fort Worth Business Press publisher  Richard L. Connor teaches by example. If you want to learn how to be a good publisher/editor, look at what  Connor did — and then do the opposite....

Mark McGwire Apology As Lame As His Lies

Jeff Prince
Steroids must shrink a dude’s brain even smaller than his nuts. That’s how it seemed while watching Mark McGwire sniveling an apology on TV last night. He lied for years — lied by omission, stonewalling, passive-aggre...

Who’s Sorry Now, Adam Lambert?

Jeff Prince
Pop singer Adam Lambert’s refusal to say, “I’m sorry, America, for being extravagantly gay,” has come back to bite him in the ass. ABC canceled his scheduled appearances on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and “New Year’s R...

Tiger Woods: Celebrity Apology No. 100 Million

Jeff Prince
Congratulations, Tiger Woods. Your contrite groveling after being caught enjoying hanky panky with frisky women marks the 100 millionth self-serving, two-faced, disingenuous, worthless celebrity apology of recent memory. Somebo...

Pepsi Sorry, So Very Sorry For iPhone App

Jeff Prince
Pepsi could never write for Blotch. Twits with iPhones began tweeting o’plenty after the company released an application that some people deemed offensive. So what did Pepsi do after taking flak? They did what almost everybod...

Say It Ain’t So David Letterman

Jeff Prince
It broke my heart to see David Letterman slip into being an anachronism this week after apologizing for remarks made in a monologue about one of Sarah Palin’s daughters. That’s something the fair-haired Jay Leno would have ...