Dr. Phil Apologizes To Slippery Rock University After Accidentally Insulting Them: ‘I Was Unaware Of Your School’

ET Canada | 4/29/2019 | Staff
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Speaking about the college bribery scandal, Dr. Phil McGraw recently opened up about his feelings on the situation. “They aren’t buying their kids an education, it isn’t even about the education.”

“It’s about bragging rights, they don’t want to be the one parent saying ‘Yeah, well my kid is going to Slippery Rock,'” Dr. Phil told People.

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The admissions scandal saw 50 people including Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin being charged with a conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and honest services mail and wire fraud as they bribed their children’s way into elite schools.

The university heard Dr. Phil’s comments, so SRU president Bill Behre responded with a cheeky statement on Facebook.

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“We suspect that you didn’t mean that as a compliment, but we take it as one anyway,” the statement read in part.

“As a graduate of Midwestern State College and the University of North Texas, Dr. Phil, you know that choosing a regional public school is anything but a hallow search for bragging rights at a...
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