CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin penned an op-ed Friday night time blasting radio host Clay Travis for saying he believed in “the First Modification and boobs” throughout an on-air CNN phase earlier within the day.
“[W]hen I first heard ‘boobs’ from a grown man on nationwide tv (in 2017!!!) my preliminary thought bubble was: ‘Did I hear that appropriately?? There is no WAY he simply got here on my present and stated what I feel he stated. … DID HE?’” Baldwin wrote within the piece revealed by CNN.
Baldwin detailed how she first thought Travis stated “booze,” however when she requested him to make clear and he confirmed “boobs,” she determined to have the CNN management room minimize off his mic.
“It’s 2017, and this grown man is on my present speaking with me — a feminine host — about boobs. Is that this significantly occurring?” Baldwin wrote. “I invite a spread individuals on my present with wide-ranging opinions — typically even my jaw hits the ground, too — however I allow them to converse.”
“However this … was totally different.”
The CNN host ripped Travis for his “unacceptable” comment and stated regardless of his tweets, he wouldn’t be invited again to her present. Baldwin then provided Travis a bit of recommendation.
“He works at Fox Sports activities Radio. Perhaps he ought to study from people over at Fox Information — being demeaning to ladies does have penalties,” she wrote.
Fox Sports activities has denied Travis works for the corporate.
“In response to Clay Travis’ look on CNN immediately, his feedback have been inappropriate. Clay Travis has not labored at FOX Sports activities for six months and is a syndicated expertise of Premiere Networks,” Fox Sports activities Communications stated in a press release on Friday.
Travis, a frequent critic of ESPN, appeared on CNN earlier Friday to debate the controversy surrounding ESPN anchor Jemele Hill calling President Trump a “white supremacist.”
Baldwin ripped Travis on Twitter following the phase, saying “that’s by no means okay,” whereas Travis shared a number of tweets after his look disregarding the controversy.
That is just like the four billionth most controversial factor stated by yourself speak present again once you had a profession in 1991. https://t.co/yV3EOLKGSb
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) September 15, 2017
I’ve so many talking engagement gives rolling in proper now from throughout the nation that I feel I might retire now.
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) September 16, 2017