That’s how journalist Mel McLaughlin opened her appearance on The Project tonight, and it’s a statement that carries the same tone she’s brought to the whole Chris Gayle incident – and her career as a whole, really.
Moreover, McLaughlin said she’d taken Gayle’s apology on board, after he said “there wasn’t anything meant to be disrespectful or offensive to Mel… If she felt that way, I’m really sorry for that” earlier this afternoon.
Move on, they did: Peter Helliar asked about the upcoming Big Bash League match-up between the Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers.
“Let’s talk cricket!” was the response. Natch. Alright, sounds good – cricket it is.
Anyway, watch a consummate pro at work below: