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Katherine Webb on Musburger´s
remarks, ESPN apology,
Dockett´s tweet

Los Angeles Times, by Mellissa Rohlin

Original Article

Posted By:jackson, 1/10/2013 10:10:55 AM

ESPN has apologized for Brent Musburger´s comments about Katherine Webb during the BCS national championship game between Alabama and Notre Dame, even though the beauty queen apparently did not find his words offensive. "If he had worded it different and said we were hot, or sexy, or commented on our body parts, it would have been completely different," Webb, the reigning Miss Alabama USA, told Esquire. "I didn’t take any offense to it, because I think it’s OK for a man to tell a woman that she’s beautiful, no matter what age."

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She is a beauty queen! She struts her stuff in a bikini on stage. She is intelligent... And Matt Lauer and other nitwits expect her to be offended when someone calls her "gorgeous". Nothing stupider than a New York liberal.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 1/10/2013 10:20:07 AM     (No. 9108739)

I heard Musberger´s comments. Not a thing wrong with what he said. It was a little school-boyish, but gentlemenly. If the suits were offended by this, how must they feel at the comments of many of the players. Yet, you hear no complaints about them. And Miss Webb appears to be more mature than the whole lot.


Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/10/2013 10:26:40 AM     (No. 9108767)

At the ceremonial (fake) swearing in of new senators, Joe Biden told Heidi somebody, a new senator, to spread her legs so that she could be frisked. (presumably by him)
And not one feminist said anything about that.
His comment was perhaps more gross than something said by any womanizer in any bar in the united states.
And not one feminist said anything...


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/10/2013 10:28:49 AM     (No. 9108776)

I´m a man. I know what he was thinking and I know why he said it. Not a big deal but poor taste from the sniveling little runt, Musberger. How anyone can stand the guy is beyond me. I always thought he had more interest in the locker room than women.


Reply 4 - Posted by: Roll Tide, 1/10/2013 10:29:36 AM     (No. 9108778)

You go, girl! He´s just verifying what her goal is in life. That´s "job success" for her!


Reply 5 - Posted by: PageTurner, 1/10/2013 10:43:50 AM     (No. 9108835)

The beauty queen apparently has class. Sure hope her football man does, too.


Reply 6 - Posted by: right-turn, 1/10/2013 10:45:59 AM     (No. 9108842)

I did not watch it on TV but having read the quotes and one mind reader here, it´s apparent that there in nothing worse than PC corruption.


Reply 7 - Posted by: gator, 1/10/2013 10:48:26 AM     (No. 9108853)

Now that the folks up north have seen a small sampling of the beauty and grace of southern women, maybe they will think twice before they stereotype them all as toothless hayseeds, but I doubt it.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: southron, 1/10/2013 10:50:48 AM     (No. 9108861)

Musberger´s comments criticized as being disrespectful to women but Bill Clinton, with history of abusing women, was named father of the year?????


Reply 9 - Posted by: dittohead, 1/10/2013 11:05:50 AM     (No. 9108898)

+1 #8


Reply 10 - Posted by: wilko, 1/10/2013 11:08:57 AM     (No. 9108905)

It was a slow news morning, so Morning Joke had to say something. Notre Dame was getting blown out, so naturally the conversation turned to faces in the crowd, as is typical. Brent was not demeaning in any way, it was very complementary. No story.


Reply 11 - Posted by: Muncssister, 1/10/2013 11:50:38 AM     (No. 9109027)

Of course she has class #5, she graduated from Auburn!


Reply 12 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 1/10/2013 4:57:15 PM     (No. 9109574)

That was a horrible game that was totally out of hand by the time Musburger said that.

Those guys had to be desperate to find something to talk about, since the game wasn´t the least bit interesting after about the first 10 minutes.

She is attractive. I don´t blame Musburger for pointing it out, and didn´t think it was creepy in any way.

But I guess he broke the first commandment of the lie-beral PC police, and actually said out loud what every man (and most women) in America were thinking when they saw her -- that her boyfriend was a VERY lucky guy!!!!!


   

 

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