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Mario Lopez Apologizes For Transgender Parenting Comments

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Mario Lopez Apologizes For Transgender Parenting Comments

Mario Lopez Apologizes For Transgender Parenting Comments

Beloved actor and host Mario Lopez came under fire for his comments about parents supporting their children who identify as transgender.

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Now, Lopez didn’t say anything crazy. He just simply gave his honest opinion on the topic which some people were not here for. Lopez said,

“Look, I’m never one to tell anyone how to parent their kids obviously and I think if you come from a place of love, you really can’t go wrong. But at the same time, my God, if you’re 3 years old and you’re saying you’re feeling a certain way or you think you’re a boy or a girl or whatever the case may be, I just think it’s dangerous as a parent to make this determination then, well, okay, then you’re going to a boy or a girl, whatever the case may be … It’s sort of alarming and my gosh, I just think about the repercussions later on.”

Someone people said they we’re disappointed in Lopez for his comments. However, there were others who agreed with him. Despite that, Lopez felt it was best to apologize to those he offended. He said in a statement,

“The comments I made were ignorant and insensitive, and I now have a deeper understanding of how hurtful they were,” Lopez said in a statement to CNN. “I have been and always will be an ardent supporter of the LGBTQ community, and I am going to use this opportunity to better educate myself. Moving forward I will be more informed and thoughtful.”

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