SNL fired Katie Rich after she mocked Trump’s son on Twitter, Friday. She tweeted,
“Barron will be this country’s first homeschool shooter.”
Katie Rich has deleted the tweet hour later and on Monday afternoon, Rich reactivated her twitter account and posted an apology on Monday, She wrote,
“I sincerely apologize for the insensitive tweet. I deeply regret my actions & offensive words. It was inexcusable & I’m so sorry.”
This news was first reported by New York Times.
Rich had been writing for SNL since 2013 and worked on the weekend update newscast. There’s no doubt, even in today’s hostile and Online world, jokes about President’s kids are considered off limits. Barron is just 10-years-old.