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E.D. Hill Apologizes?

Reported by Priscilla - June 10, 2008 -

E.D. Hill sort of apologized and sort of explained - or did she?

"HILL: Want to start the show by clarifying something I said on the show last Friday about an upcoming body language segment. Now, I mentioned various ways the Obamas' fist pump in St. Paul had been characterized in the media. I apologize because unfortunately, some thought I personally had characterized it inappropriately. I regret that. It was not my intention. And I certainly didn't mean to associate the word "terrorist" in any way to Senator Obama and his wife. Now, today, the senator is talking about the economy."

From Media Matters For America which also has the video.

And which media outlets were characterizing this gesture as a "terrorist fist jab?" I don't know E.D. It might be a little distortion on the video; but your nose looks longer.

Update: It appears that the "media" that "characterized" this as a "terrorist fist jab" was someone who posted a comment on the blog for the conservative magazine "Human Events." This "media" person said “Michelle is not as ‘refined’ as Obama at hiding her TRUE feelings about America — etc. Her ‘Hezbollah’ style fist-jabbing…"