RECENT  POSTS:  » Video: 'Ex-gay' speaker at upcoming ERLC summit equates talking to gay people with talking to cancer patients » GLAAD: Mainstream media is catching on to NOM's broader agenda » FRC's Values Voter Summit puts anti-gay bakers on a marriage panel; so we won, basically » GOP front group NOM raising money for a GOP US Senate » Leave beloved children's author Beverly Cleary out of your dastardly agenda, NOM! » Video: Another hour, another anti-gay activist warning society of its impending, gay-initiated doom » Video: Target features gay dads in new ad #MadeToMatter » Brian Brown warns America: We probably won't survive gay people's marriages » Ben & Jerry's has the scoop on our inevitably sweeter future » READ: HRC's 'Export of Hate' report puts American activists on notice  

« Go back a post || Return to G-A-Y homepage || Haul tail to next post »

01/17/2007

GLAAD seeks apology from Isaiah Washington; George Washington's posthumous 'sorry' remains unsolicited

by Jeremy Hooper

 Good As You Images  Good As You Images  Good As You Images  Good As You Images  Good As You Images  Good As You Images Picture-8-14 1-1In light of T.R. Knight's testimony that Isaiah Washington did use the "f word" on the set of "Grey's Anatomy," as well as Washington's subsequent use of the word in the Golden Globes press room, the folks at GLAAD are requesting that the actor proffer an apology and make amends for his usage of the slur.

No word on what atonement GLAAD is seeking from Washington. However, we do hear that the unexpected contents of an upcoming patient's stomach will thoroughly stun the staff of Seattle Grace Hospital:

Media

GLAAD Condemns Isaiah Washington's Use of Anti-Gay Slur [GLAAD Release]

*EARLIER: Knight on Ellen on Washington: He did, in fact, slur his words [G-A-Y]
UPDATED: Washington bizarrely, overcompensatingly speaks out for gaydom [G-A-Y]

**ALSO: Should Washington be fired for the incident? Andy has that discussion over at Towleroad.

***UPDATE, 1/18: Today, ABC issued a statement admonishing Washington. Later, Washington released a statement of apology to "T.R., my colleagues, the fans of the show and especially the lesbian and gay community."

Technorati Tags:

space gay-comment gay-G-A-Y-post gay-email gay-writer-jeremy-hooper


Your thoughts

comments powered by Disqus

G-A-Y Comments Policy


 
Related Posts with Thumbnails