Nov 16, 2017

Tweeden: Weinstein's persistence reminds me of Franken

Leeann Tweeden, news anchor for LA radio station 790 KABC, said in a statement that Al Franken "just kept persisting" to practice a kiss written into their comedy show. After relenting, she says he "sort of came at [her] and "mashed his lips against [her] face and stuck his tongue in [her] mouth."

Franken has said he will cooperate with an ethics investigation regarding the incident, and Tweeden said she accepts his apology: "People make mistakes."

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