Earlier this week, Take Burton Announced that he was taking his name from the hats of potential candidates Danger! The show’s executive producer Mike Richards was forced to resign after controversial remarks. Many believe that the gig should go to the previous one Rainbow reading Host, who was a guest on the program earlier this year and openly expressed his interest in the job before White was announced.
However, Los Angeles Times Journalist Steve Bataglio Burton’s recent remarks about getting himself out of the race seem disrespectful. Bataglio speculated on Twitter that if Burton was offered Danger! Hosting work, he would take it “in a heartbeat”.
Please. If offered, he would take it a heartbeat.
– Stephen Bataglio (Steve Bataglio) September 18, 2021
Although Burton was not tagged in Bataglio’s tweet, he found it and responded directly:
In response to Barton, Bataglio quickly backpacked, tweeting: “Okay! I believe you. I hope you’ll get something big, very soon. Sorry everyone.” Bataglio then advised everyone to look at the exchange from side to side. Go “, to which Burton replied: Not so soon.
No, Stephen… you won’t get a pass. You have misunderstood me and published them. Throughout this ordeal I tried my best to take the high road despite the amount of vitriol and bile some people felt the need to post on my timeline.
– Leverburton (v Leverburton) September 18, 2021
“No, Stephen … you won’t get a pass,” Burton tweeted. “You have misunderstood me and exposed them. Throughout this whole test I tried my best to take the high road despite the amount of vitriol and bile some people felt the need to post on my timeline.
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After another journalist, Stacey de Kramer, Posted back on social media between Burton and Bataglio, the Emmy-winning actor shared a ridiculous response:
Additionally, Burton said he had a “view” on the whole test that he chose to remain silent now and that it might all come out in future reminiscences. One thing is for sure: he’s not going to be the next permanent host Danger!.
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