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Atlanta Journal-Constitution Apologizes In Print For Racist Tweet

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has issued another apology, in print this time, following the racist tweet sent on Wednesday. In case you missed it, here's the tweet:

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AJC released this apology in their print edition on Thursday:

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The company also tweeted an apology on Wednesday, but perhaps they feel things are just better in ink.

A report by Creative Loafing also said that AJC executives held a staff meeting on Wednesday to address the tweet, although they did not report on the result of that meeting.

h/t: Jim Romenesko

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