Accidentally Thought Provoking Comment May Cost News Personality Career.
In what was intended to be the sort of thoughtlessly light-hearted humorous comment we all expect from morning television, well known morning news anchor Kelly Simpson, has jeopardized her career and elicited a storm of protest.
Disturbed viewers reported the unwanted intrusion of an enlightened world-view which lead to
Normally, with a situation as grave as that in the Middle East, we would caution our news people against attempting comment. But, Kellys never given us reason to suspect she was capable of this sort of unwanted analytical commentary.
The incident has even affected the programs veteran writing staff, who have seen little success recently writing stories about people more than one hundred years old, lost hippos, dogs stranded on ships, or anything having to do with celebrity marriages.