Leaders at Dayton, Ohio news station WDTN have apologized after Julie Chen’s comments on The Talk last week. Chen had shared she had plastic surgery when she was 25 following her then-boss’ comments.
“We are sorry to hear about what happened to CBS’ Julie Chen in 1995 when she was a reporter at WDTN-TV,” Joe Abouzeid, WDTN and WBDT president and general manager said in a statement to the Dayton Daily News. “The station was under different management and ownership during that time. At WDTN and WBDT, we don’t tolerate racism or discrimination of any kind.” READ FULL STORY