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Another day, another set of old problematic tweets from someone who should know better.
A CNN reporter as apologised after several of her old “homophobic” tweets surfaced online.
Tweets from Kaitlan Collins called another person a "fag" and also suggested that she was uncomfortable rooming with a lesbian while attending the University of Alabama.
In two 2011 tweets, she wrote:
"Prologue to Canterbury Tales, you fag" and "Idk if I wanna room with a lesbian".
Past tweets reveal @CNN reporter @kaitlancollins called people “fag” and was uncomfortable around lesbians.
cc:… https://t.co/h0m7byUoqb — Log Cabin Republicans (@Log Cabin Republicans)
On Sunday, Collins issued an apology, saying:
When I was in college, I used ignorant language in a few tweets to my friends.It was immature but it doesn’t represent the way I feel at all. I regret it and apologise.
When I was in college, I used ignorant language in a few tweets to my friends.
It was immature but it doesn’t represent the way I feel at all. I regret it and apologise.
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