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'Southern Charm' Star Shep Rose Apologizes For Video Mocking Woman Collecting Cans — 'I Blew It'

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Aug. 9 2019, Updated 5:03 p.m. ET

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Southern Charm star Shep Rose is finally taking responsibility for his actions. On August 8, days after he posted a video mocking a woman collecting cans on the streets of New York City, he took to Twitter to apologize for his actions and to deactivate his account.

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“I feel absolutely sick about all that’s transpired this week,” Shep, 39, wrote.

Shep Rose At NBC Universal Summer Press Day 2016
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“I’ve compounded stupidity upon stupidity,” he continued. “Just know that I never intended to hurt anyone.”

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He explained that though he enjoys sharing his thoughts and pieces of his life with his followers, it was necessary for him to take a step back and reflect on his mistake. “I blew it,” he said. “Anyway, gonna take a little break. And look inward.”

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Shep’s show of remorse was a stark change from his attitude earlier this week. In the video, he told the unidentified woman, “Look at me, nice cans! I mean, the cans you have.” After uploading the clip, he refused to apologize even amid backlash.

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When one fan called for him to be fired from Bravo, Shep responded, “Always get a chuckle when people try to send me to the principal’s office. I bet you were a scream in high school!”

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“Omg. I offended you! Ok. Here’s the plan, sensitivity training 5 times a week,” he sarcastically wrote in another tweet. “Then intensive therapy (hot yoga?) followed by a public flogging in the town square. Then I move to Siberia and live in an igloo for 4 months. At this point. I think I’ll be cleansed of your disapproval.”

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What do you think about Shep finally apologizing? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

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