Rush Limbaugh’s Apology Lacks Excellence in Broadcasting

Rush Limbaugh apologized Saturday to the Georgetown University law school student he called a “slut” and “prostitute” earlier in the week. The third-year law student had testified before Democrats in favor of President Obama‘s new rule requiring employers to offer health insurance plans that cover birth control. My rating of Limbaugh’s apology: 1 out of […]

Courtroom Apology by Murderer Anthony Sowell of Ohio: .5 (out of 5) Stars

Anthony Sowell, 51, of Ohio went on trial in June 2011 and was convicted in July on 82 counts: aggravated murder, kidnapping, corpse abuse and evidence tampering. WHAT HE SAID:   Before his sentencing, Sowell offered this apology to the families of his many victims: “Well, the only thing I want to say is, I’m […]

Weineragate: Rep. Anthony Weiner’s Apology. My Rating: 2 (out of 5) Stars

Anthony Wiener is in hot water. He sabotaged himself by sexting first privately then publicly. Next, he LIED to cover it up. Wikipedia provides this bio: Anthony David Weiner (born September 4, 1964) is the U.S. Representative for New York’s 9th congressional district. Weiner is a Democrat, and has held the office since 1999. He […]

Chris Brown’s Semi-Apology for Outburst at GMA: 1 out of 5 Stars

Getty Images Chris Brown appeared on Good Morning America this week to promote his new album, which has rocketed to the top of the charts.  Apparently, he was angered by questions about his assault case with former girlfriend Rihanna.  He became destructive and broke a window in his dressing room following his appearance on the […]

Levi Johnston’s apology to the Palin Family: 1.5 out of 5 Stars

On Tuesday, Levi Johnston offered a public apology to the Palin family.  This public apology, he said, followed a private apology that he gave to Todd and Sarah Palin.  Johnston offered the public apology via an interview with People Magazine. About his words: Here are the Five Languages of Apology that Gary Chapman and I […]

BP’s Apology Commercial: 3.5 (out of 5) stars

BP is running this TV ad that includes an apology from its CEO.  The ad has not been entirely well-received, with many saying that the company should be using its money for this crisis, not for self-serving image management.  In the ad, BP’s current CEO Tony Hayward makes these statements that reflect our five languages […]

Former Citigroup CEO and Chairman Charles Prince Apologizes to Commission Panel. Apology rating: 1 (out of 5) Stars.

This just in… News agencies are reporting that Charles Prince, former Chairman and Chief Executive of Citigroup, offered an apology today.  A New York Times columnist says, “We are not buying it.” WHAT HE SAID: “I’m sorry the financial crisis has had such a devastating impact for our country…I’m sorry about the millions of people, […]