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Marion Barry: It’s all the media’s fault! Update: Eleanor Holmes Norton says Barry should apologize

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Barry says his job is "to fight for jobs, jobs, jobs" for DC residents. "We welcome each and every" person "regardless of ethnic group."

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Except, you know, those  dirty Asian shopowners and Filipino nurses.

Update: More tweets from NBC4 reporter Tom Sherwood:

Eleanor Holmes Norton calls on Barry to apologize and avoid racial references in talking jobs, etc.

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Norton says Filipino nurses "don't deserve to be insulted."

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Barry refuses to respond to norton criticism, says media fanning flames.

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Barry reconvenes hearing, blames media for making him a target.

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Barry says DC a melting pot he welcomes.

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

"Certain members of the media have an agenda…"

— Tom Sherwood (@tomsherwood) April 26, 2012

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2012/04/26/marion-barry-its-all-the-medias-fault/



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