Atlanta news anchor responds on-air to being called racial slur

07 December, 2017, 19:10 | Author: Cecil Buchanan
  • Segment

The anchor said the email "mischaracterized" her views on race, and that "quite the contrary, we think that race is an authentic discussion to have". And that's why, behind the scenes, my colleagues and I, white and black, we decided: "'Hey, let's go for it, right?' because we do try to keep it real here, and I think we do a very good job of it".

A TV news anchor has shut down a racist viewer live on air, and the footage is one of the most satisfying things I've seen in a while.

On Tuesday night all of Atlanta was anxiously waiting out the results of the city's mayoral election, a nail-biter shot through with racial and historical implications.

"I think when arguing with somebody, you have to be careful not to mischaracterize their viewpoint", said Reed.

"That said, if you're going to write me using that word, I don't think it's appropriate for me to censor it for viewers", Reed said. I'm sure Kathy Rae was just thrilled. "But instead I'll let your words, Kathy Rae, speak for themselves", Reed added. "And that's the last word". We're talking about race. NBC10 hired Reed in December 1999, where she worked the station's evening newscasts up until 2002.

Making stocks you should surely buy: Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC)
Wells Fargo & Co reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies in a research report on Thursday, April 27th. They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months.


Technicals on Watch For Ishares 1-10 Yr Laddered Corp Bond ETF
Investors watching the technical levels may be trying to chart patterns and discover trends in stock price movement. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend.


Bulls lead Pacers 55-39 at halftime
The effort marked his third game this season with 20 or more points and seventh time that he connected on multiple 3-pointers. Meanwhile, fans can relish in the fact they may finally have a bonafide closer in their midst from a former Hoosier himself.


Alex Lampley tweeted "Between Keisha Lance-Bottoms as the 60th Mayor of ATL, Sharon Reed's classy clap back at Kathy Rae, & Bey presenting Colin w/ the Muhammad Ali Award, my heart is overflowing w/ joy!"

Reed read the message out loud, then set the record straight. "And here's my response", the Atlanta reporter wrote on her Facebook page.

After NBC10, Reed landed at Ohio's WOIO, a Cleveland-based CBS affiliate.

She also posted Rae's uncensored email, complete with her full name and email address, online and made it her Facebook header. During her time in Philly, however, she was spotted cozying up at New York City's Nobu with none other than Robert De Niro, according to a Daily News report, and was linked romantically to former Sixers star (and current Temple University assistant basketball coach) Aaron McKie as well as former Eagle Donovan McNabb.

Recommended:

  • Camila Cabello announces new solo album release date

    Camila Cabello announces new solo album release date

    Camila revealed the cover art to her debut album, along with new, self-titled name of the CD via Instagram this morning. After Camila Cabello , another Fifth Harmony member is about to launch her solo career.

    Magellan Midstream Partners L (MMP) Holding Maintained by Beach Investment Management Llc

    The score ranges from zero to six where a 0 would indicate no evidence of book cooking, and a 6 would indicate a high likelihood. Naples Glob Advsrs Limited Liability stated it has 0.12% of its portfolio in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP).
    Bitcoin Climbs To $12000 For First Time

    Bitcoin Climbs To $12000 For First Time

    However, Bitcoin's rapid climb made many investors unable to shake off the feeling that a sharp drop is imminent. Just one year ago one bitcoin was worth $764.
  • High court hints it could side with state on sports betting

    High court hints it could side with state on sports betting

    One industry research firm forecast legalized sports gambling could expand to at least 32 states if the Court struck down PASPA. Monday's case pits New Jersey and other states against the four big sports leagues and the federal government.
    Ruben Kihuen: 'I'm Not Resigning'

    Ruben Kihuen: 'I'm Not Resigning'

    Kihuen noted that he was not resigning and planned on "continuing the job that I was elected to do", ABC News reported. Kihuen denied that the allegations against him were true and vowed that he would not resign from Congress.
    Life is Strange Before the Storm Episode 3 release date set

    Life is Strange Before the Storm Episode 3 release date set

    Square Enix released a teeny tiny teaser for Hell is Empty to announce that a longer trailer would be released sometime today. Update: Square Enix has confirmed that episode three of Life is Strange: Before the Storm will release December 20 , 2017.
  • Brown Forman Corporation (NASDAQ:BF.B) To Release Earnings

    Brown Forman Corporation (NASDAQ:BF.B) To Release Earnings

    COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was originally reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. Brown holds 628,577 (0.16% of shares outstanding) and Brown George Garvin Iv holds 540,790 (0.14% of shares outstanding).
    No. 9 Notre Dame looks to stay ideal  at home

    No. 9 Notre Dame looks to stay ideal at home

    Senior guard Matt Farrell (15.9 average) and sophomore guard TJ Gibbs (14.3) join Colson as players scoring in double digits. It will be the Cardinals' first matchup against a top-25 team since a December 20,2014 contest at No. 17 San Diego State.
    Former Oriole Rafael Palmeiro Considering Comeback At Age 53

    Former Oriole Rafael Palmeiro Considering Comeback At Age 53

    But Palmeiro thinks he still has something to prove after alleged steroid use tainted the end of his career. Palmeiro's son Preston is now a member of the Orioles organization.
  • Unranked Washington Upsets No. 2 Kansas, 74-65

    Unranked Washington Upsets No. 2 Kansas, 74-65

    However, the Huskies held most of his teammates in check, enabling them to knock off KU, 74-65, Wednesday night at Sprint Center. Trevon Blueitt hit the 20-point mark for the seventh time this season, scoring 26 in Xavier's 96-70 pounding of Kent State.

    LLC Has $5.16 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

    The ROIC 5 year average is 0.170523 and the ROIC Quality ratio is 4.717753. (NASDAQ:MXIM) to report earnings on January, 25. Bearing it in mind, the company saw a yearly performance of 53.72% for 2017 and its weekly volatility showed 1.99%.
    A woman discovered a 5-pound avocado that's bigger than her head

    A woman discovered a 5-pound avocado that's bigger than her head

    So is Wang's fruit big enough to mash the competition? But Wang has a pretty good chance of claiming a new title soon. There's no doubt that Americans are obsessed with avocados .


Popular

Abhishek Bachchan 'schools' troll who commented on Aaradhya 'not having normal childhood'
The wedding ceremony of Aishwarya's cousin was organised at TMA Pai convention hall in Mangalore. "Ma'am, as far as I know". Maybe u guys should post some pictures of her as normal kid and not one always hanging on her moms arm", she tweeted.

Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics
When asked if she would go to the White House if she wins a gold medal in Pyeongchang, she said, "Absolutely not". Just don't ask Vonn - or many other of her fellow US competitors - to do it in support of President Donald Trump .

Will Today's MKM Partners Upgrade Google Lennar Corp (NYSE:LEN) Shares?
The stock of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is a huge mover today! Hbk Lp has 0.02% invested in Lennar Corporation (NYSE: LEN ). Boston Private Wealth Limited Liability Company holds 87,795 shares. 18,700 were accumulated by Compton Capital Mngmt Ri.

Hot Tickers: McKesson Corporation (MCK), Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG)
More interesting news about Simon Property Group , Inc. (NYSE: SPG ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 25 by Jefferies. It has underperformed by 35.26% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months positive chart setup for the $58.24 billion company.

Trading Statistics of International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Beaumont Financial Partners LLC boosted its position in International Business Machines Corp.by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Deutsche Bank maintained International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ) on Tuesday, July 19 with "Hold" rating.

Instagram Is Testing A Direct Standalone Messaging App To Replace Inbox
When tapping on Direct from your home screen, you'll be greeted by a camera UI similar to what you'll find within Direct now. The photo-centric social network is testing a standalone app devoted to messaging called Direct, according to The Verge .

Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)
Mizuho reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Kinder Morgan in a report on Friday, October 20th. The pipeline company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.15.

Analysts Recommendations American Express Company (AXP)
Security Natl Trust has invested 0.95% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). (NYSE:TWX). 15,928 were reported by Chemical Bancorp. The Turner segment creates and programs branded news, entertainment, sports, and kids multi-platform content for consumers.

Zinke, Patagonia Trade Harsh Words Over National Monuments
The suit, which is likely to provoke a prolonged court battle, claims Trump can not legally revoke the land's monument status. In April he ordered Zinke to identify which of 27 monuments designated by past presidents should be rescinded or resized.

Myanmar army actions resemble genocide, says United Nations official
The call for a new approach to prosecutions reflects the dim prospect of charges through the International Criminal Court. But it is considered highly unlikely that China, a major investor and trading partner for Myanmar, would agree.