DAYTIME SHOW HOST WENDY WILLIAMS TEARED UP WHILE APOLOGIZING.
Wendy Williams, teared up while apologizing for saying that Nelly's rape accuser may have put herself in that situation. She said "If she did not put herself in that situation, this wouldn't have happened. Young lady, you've got to stay out of tour buses,” Cornell Iral Haynes, Jr. professionally known as Nelly, was arrested for the alleged rape that reportedly took place on Friday night in Washington, D.C. following his performance on stage with Florida Georgia Line. The rapper denied the allegations.
After a backlash on Social Media, the daytime talk show addressed her comments at the beginning of her show titled; “ THE ROCK CLAPS BACK”, teared up as she apologize;-
“All I’m saying regarding young women is, I apologize if my message was met with callousness,” she said emotionally. “But, what I meant to say is, young ladies, we should be able to go wherever we want to go, but we always have to know where the exits are, we always have to have our 20 dollar bill just in case, and we always have to be aware, that’s all I was saying. I apologize.”
”It’s never an easy job sitting here in the lavender chair by myself with nobody to bounce off of. Sometimes I might say something that you don't understand, but I am the girl to cop to it." She continued, "Maybe cavalierly you caught my comments, 'You got to watch where you go.' I didn't mean anything by it," and she began to cry. She tell her story what happened when she would visit her grandfather in Elisabeth, New Jersey,"What I meant is, once upon a time there was a girl named Wendy and she was only 13 years old but looked like a woman." Wendy showed at young picture of herself.