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Posts Tagged ‘FoxSports.com’

Jason Whitlock Apologizes for Racist Tweet

With Tim Tebow and the NFL season out of the picture, Jeremy Lin of the New York Knicks is the latest media darling in professional sports.

The Asian-American point guard from Harvard torched the Los Angeles Lakers Friday night, scoring 38 points in a 92-85 victory at Madison Square Garden.

In response to Lin’s great performance, FoxSports.com columnist Jason Whitlock tweeted, “Some lucky lady in NYC is gonna feel a couple of inches of pain tonight.”

Whitlock’s tweet caught the attention of the Asian American Journalists Association, who wrote the following on their Facebook page Saturday night:

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Steven Tyler Demands Apology From Jason Whitlock

Looks like Steven Tyler is sensitive when it comes to his awful singing.

According to The Big Lead, the American Idol judge is demanding an apology from FoxSports.com columnist Jason Whitlock, who tweeted Sunday, “Steven Tyler far more obscene than Janet Jackson’s tit*y.”

Little does Tyler and his people know that Whitlock doesn’t back down to anyone — he told The Big Lead that an apology isn’t coming.

If his tweet wasn’t bad enough, Whitlock went on KLAC’s Loose Cannons Monday afternoon and said Tyler looked like, “Lesley Visser with a wig on.”

Um, yeah, good luck with that apology.