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Old 10-04-2012, 10:25 AM   #62
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Originally Posted by Neek
The only problem I have with this whole thing is that the letter was hardly "bullying". Was it in poor taste? Well yeah, obviously, but it was well written, it didn't really make any judgement against her as a person no matter what she says, and frankly, brings up a valid point about people who choose to spend their life in the public eye and representing themselves to the public. It's not something I would have written in a million years, but it's also light years away from "bullying".
This. And of course the broader media in general has picked it up and given it waaaaaay too much air time in support of one of their own.

What is strikes me most about this is the fact that we all know she and every other TV personality in the country *routinely* receive threats, complaints, and other general crackpot emails the contents of which would be considered far more 'bullying' than the one she singled out.

So yeah...I'm gonna go with the "hear me roar" aspect.
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