If you’re going to apologize

Following an incident where actor Jonah Hill used a homophobic slur in a verbal altercation with a paparazzi , Hill took to The Tonight Show to offer his mea culpa.

His behavior deserves no excuse and he asks for none. He still shouldn’t have done it, but it wasn’t the worst apology we’ve heard lately.

Susan X Jane

Susan Jane thinks a lot about media and race…a lot. She teaches Communications at Wheelock College, writes and speaks about media…and race... and generally encourages everyone she meets to think about the way media shapes their sense of self and their ideas and beliefs about the world. If you're reading this, she wants you to think about it too. Want to talk about it? Let's go.

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