NPR Apologizes to 4-Year-Old Girl “Tired of Bronco Bamma and Mitt Romney”
If you aren’t one of the more than 2 million people who have seen this four-year-old girl cry about all the election news, please watch now:
You feel the same way, right?
With only five days away from the election, we are all just desperate for it to be over. But Abigael Evans, the four-year-old in the video, actually broke down after hearing election news on NPR, her mother said.
Today, NPR issued a formal apology to Abigael:
On behalf of NPR and all other news outlets, we apologize to Abigael and all the many others who probably feel like her. We must confess, the campaign's gone on long enough for us, too. Let's just keep telling ourselves: ‘Only a few more days, only a few more days, only a few more days.’
Apparently, NPR also gave her an NPR Politics Pin. NPR journalist Grace Hood tweeted this picture of Abigael thrilled by her new badge: