Roland Martin apologizes for Tweets, ...

Roland Martin apologizes for Tweets, says comments weren't 'anti-gay'

There are 5 comments on the CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV story from Feb 7, 2012, titled Roland Martin apologizes for Tweets, says comments weren't 'anti-gay'. In it, CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV reports that:

Less than 48 hours after making what many saw as homophobic remarks regarding H&M's commercial with David Beckham, CNN personality Roland Martin has offered an apology.

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Since: Feb 09

Southern California

#2 Feb 7, 2012
Yeah Roland, We know how you feel about the gay community its no secret so forget the empty apologies.

Inglewood, CA

#5 Feb 7, 2012
He has always been a homophobe ,he's a pathetic bigot.
Ex PA Senator Frothy Lube

Philadelphia, PA

#7 Feb 7, 2012
Thank you for your apology, sir. Now I can silence the gaydar alarm you set off.

Since: Sep 10


#8 Feb 8, 2012
>> "To those who construed my comment as being anti-gay
>> or homophobic or advancing violence, I'm truly sorry."

That is what's known as a "non-apology apology": He's blaming those who said his bigotry was inappropriate. He's not apologizing for anything, he's insulting people.

If he wants to apologize, he should resign and stay out of public view permanently. THAT would be a sufficient apology.

John E

Troy, MI

#9 Feb 8, 2012
They were anti gay and probably due to some cocktails on game day.

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