Who Knew? ‘Fat’ TV Anchor’s Brother Is Actor Ron Livingston!

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By Adam S. LevyRadar Staff Writer

Actor Ron Livingston, famous for his roles in HBO smash Sex and the City and the cult hit Office Space, issued a statement Wednesday defending his sister Jennifer, the La Crosse, Wisconsin news anchor whose emotional responseto a viewer’s insulting letter went viral.

“My sister Jennifer … brings an exceptional dedication to her job, her family, and her community, and has been a role model of mine for many, many years,” said the 45-year-old actor, who played the love interest of Jennifer Aniston and Sarah Jessica Parker in the aforementioned productions.

As we previously reported, the author of the e-mail, Kenneth Krause, told the WKBT-TV anchor that her “physical condition hasn’t improved for many years,” and that she shouldn’t consider herself “a suitable example for this community’s young people, girls in particular.”

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In wake of the video of Livingston’s response going viral, Krause issued a statement to the TV station, and didn’t seem too apologetic despite the emotional nerve his initial words struck with Jennifer, a 37-year-old mother-of-three who said she felt bullied by his suggestion.

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“Given this country’s present epidemic of obesity and the many truly horrible diseases related thereto, and considering Jennifer Livingston’s fortuitous position in the community, I hope she will finally take advantage of a rare and golden opportunity to influence the health and psychological well-being of Coulee Region by transforming herself for all of her viewers to see over the next year, and, to that end, I would be absolutely pleased to offer Jennifer any advice or support she would be willing to accept.”

 

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