Chicago’s ABC-7 Suspends Sportscaster Mark Giangreco for Calling Donald Trump a ‘Cartoon Lunatic’

Image result for Mark GiangrecoChicago’s ABC affiliate suspended a popular local sportsman for attacking both President Donald Trump and America itself on Twitter by calling Trump a “cartoon lunatic” and America “a country full of simpletons.”

Long-time sportsman Mark Giangreco raised eyebrows after last Sunday’s mini tirade on Twitter, and by Thursday employer ABC-7 announced that the sportscaster was suspended saying in a statement, “Sports anchor Mark Giangreco’s Twitter comments are not in line with ABC 7 Chicago’s non-partisan editorial standards. We’ve reviewed the matter and are taking the appropriate action.”

According to Chicago media blogger Robert Feder, Giangreco’s suspension starts Monday. Feder also reports that Giangreco, who has been a TV sportsman in Chicago for 35 years, will be suspended without pay for “multiple weeks.”

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Why not suspend him FOREVER! Who really needs this Mindless Schmuck?

Good for his ass!

FIRE him!! Strip him of his citizenship and deport!

 Bet he is a Democrat. These people are all unhinged because they lost the election...I never saw the Republicans nasty over anything Obama did... He spent our money on vactions around the world like there was an endless supply.... Rather than suspend him they should fire him....

Agreed 10000%...what the demoncraps display is anything but American...I hated king o, still do, but am not tweeting, rioting or destroying property or slandering folks because of it.....I got active in the process...you want change you have to make it...as a mature adult.

Chicago are full of left wing lunatics, muslim agitators and terrorist like bill ayers...

Personal note: I hated putting this story up on site! I worked with this man years ago at a Louisville, KY TV station. But, it is what it is and it's news.....

Suspended without pay???   If this already damaged station and it affiliates cares about there reputation they should fire him.  Maybe he should use his own personal tweet, no association to the network and his position.

Just him and see if its even noticed.

anyone want to hire this moron...yeah didn't think so

with all the people being shot and killed in chiraq, one would think that he would be focused on that

It must be nice to have a mic in your hand and shout any bull shit you want. No one can respond to this crap you spout. Well ABC finally did the right thing but should have made it permeated.  

 

Why is it, that most of these Sportsmen assume they have the Freedom to tirade this odious hate.  Frankly, flapping their gums, is like Nordstrom's cutting their own throats.  Good for ABC. Stupidity must be contagious!!!!

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‘Watch: Female HS Student Says She ‘Felt Violated’ After Seeing Trans Student’s Penis In Locker Room

“I could tell that he was wearing women’s underwear and what was underneath it”

 A Pennsylvania student attending Honesdale High School has filed a complaint with the United States Department of Education Office of Civil Rights after her school administrators allowed a trans woman, a biological male who feels he is a woman, to dress and undress in the female locker room.

The student said she felt violated and scared when she looked across the aisle in the locker room to discover a member of the opposite sex in his underwear. In a video released by her legal team, she says it was obvious he was biologically male, as she “could tell that he was wearing women’s underwear and what was underneath it.”

“It was the first period, and I had gym class,” said the student, “And I walked in with all my friends, and while I was putting on my pants, I heard a man’s voice, so I turned around, and he’s standing there on the opposite aisle looking at me.”

“I glanced down and I could tell that he was wearing women’s underwear, and what was beneath it.”

She added that having a man apparently gawking at her while in various stages of undress made her feel unsafe.

“When I knew that a man was looking at me, I felt very violated, and very scared,” she said. “Especially looking at me while I am getting dressed.”

Her attorney said that this should be considered a form of sexual harassment in the eyes of the law.

“Opening up restrooms and locker room facilities to members of the opposite sex is sexual harassment,” said Andrea Shaw, the high school student’s attorney, “And like many forms of sexual harassment the girls in this school have little power over their situation.”

The attorney also notes that the school’s only attempt to remedy the situation was to allow the female high school student to wait to change until the biologically male student was finished, making her chronically late to gym class.

According to local media, the school district’s superintendent claims he is not able to comment on the case, but stated that the school is following the letter of the law. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is expected to take up the case, otherwise biologically male students will continue to be allowed to dress and undress with biologically females.

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