Criticized Anchor Talks Weight, Bullying and More

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La Crosse Wisconsin anchor Jennifer Livingston said she hoped to start a conversation in her town about bullying when she received a hurtful email from a viewer about her weight.

That conversation far exceeded her expectations when it rapidly spread far and wide.

People everywhere listened as she candidly addressed a viewer who criticized her body, saying she needs to be a better role model in the community.

CBS This Morning spoke with Livingston to hear more about how the email impacted her, and how she is now impacting the world.

Watch the video above for Livingston’s initial address to the email bully plus the extended interview.

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(CBS / NDN)