Recently, social media and TV viewers called out a terrible mistake by a Kansas City meteorologist.
A glimpse at the incident . . .
Here at TKC we think it's important to highlight the apology rather than just dwell on public shaming . . .
Statement from Storm Track 5 Meteorologist Alena Lee: “Last night, I made a mistake. During our Caturday segment, I used a submitted photo of a cat with an inappropriate name. I never intended to hurt or offend anyone by using the picture that was given to me. I understand my mistake and am deeply sorry. In the future, I will be more diligent with this content to ensure it doesn’t happen again.”
Interestingly, international media picked up the report even as local media downplays it . . .
Developing . . .