TRN: Savage's comments misinterpreted, taken out of context

07/25/2008 | Radio Ink

Talk-radio host Michael Savage will not be disciplined for his controversial remarks about autism because, taken in context, they were not meant to suggest autism is not a valid disorder, but that it is being misused as a diagnosis for childhood misbehavior, according to a statement from his syndicator, Talk Radio Network. "Unfortunately, by condensing his multifaceted concerns into 84 seconds of commentary, the necessary context for his remarks was not apparent, and the few words he used to express his concerns were, in this instance, inartfully phrased," TRN wrote.

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