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Reader: Fox31's Eli Stokols should have stayed classy by not F-bombing Occupy Denverites

Kelsey Whipple's post about the

profane exchange between Fox31's Eli Stokols and Occupy Denver protesters

was a big conversation starter, with plenty of folks exhibiting vastly different takes on the same topic. Example: a reader who thinks Stokols should have kept himself in check despite provocation from the OD forces.

Prado writes:

The irony of telling the Occupy Denver folks in the video to stay classy while dropping f-bombs and calling them morons must be lost on Eli. He should be able to his job as a journalist whether he respects the views of the protesters or not. You report and analyze the facts, something that isn't contingent upon them taking you out for a steak dinner stoking your ego.

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