An apology would help
Even if Tom Bergeron didn't mean anything bad by it ... apologies are a good idea
Some fans still have questions
Tom Bergeron has clarified, as you'll see at the end
Another call for an apology
This tweet was appropriately nuanced, we think, since we're talking about an ambiguous statement
This one's firm, but fair
We have to agree.
This one's a little much
Responding to something verbal -- unless it's a threat, which this was not -- with a physical attack isn't great. Even as a joke.
Some didn't see what was wrong
The answer is that the comment was inappropriate, seemed like it might be sexual in nature, and clearly made Witney and fans uncomfortable.