CNN anchor’s response to “penis in the locker room” question during transgender bathroom debate raises eyebrows

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CNN anchor Chris Cuomo on Thursday ignited debate on Twitter about transgender bathrooms and raised some eyebrows when asked a pointed question about the issue.

Cuomo was asked, “What do you tell a 12-year-old girl who doesn’t want to see a penis in the locker room?”

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Twitter/@ChrisCuomo

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“I wonder if she is the problem or her overprotective and intolerant dad? Teach tolerance,” the anchor replied.

Cuomo got a fierce response on Twitter.

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Twitter/@ChrisCuomo

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Cuomo called the response “a lie” and “wasting time.”

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Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo
Twitter/@ChrisCuomo

He later tweeted that “the context is clear to me.”

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Twitter/@ChrisCuomo

Finally, Cuomo called the response a “warped mentality.”

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Twitter/@ChrisCuomo

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