The photo of Lindsey Stone has was featured on the Today Show Wednesday morning and many online were calling for Stone to lose her job with her employer LIFE despite her apology.
Photographer: Screengrab from wcvb.com
A Massachusetts woman is apologizing Wednesday after a photo of her making an obscene gesture at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery went viral.
The photo of Lindsey Stone has was featured on the Today Show Wednesday morning and many online are calling for Stone to lose her job despite her apology.
"It was just a spur of the moment, total lapse of judgment, Lindsey Stone's father, Peter Stone, told wcvb.com .
According to the wcvb.com report, Stone's father called the photo "disgraceful," but he wants everyone to know his daughter meant no disrespect.
"She wasn't reacting to the place; she was reacting to the sign and she apologizes to everybody," he told the news agency.
The photo was taken during a work trip in October and shows Stone giving the middle finger to a sign that sits next to the Tomb of the Unknowns.
To read the full report from wcvb,com, click here .
Copyright 2012 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
One person will win a three-year lease on a 2013 Honda Civic Lx Sedan automatic.
Click to see the latest mugshots, plus this week's wanted fugitives.
This feature packed upgrade brings you faster performance, easier navigation, and stunning improvements to photos, video and readability.
Canadian airline WestJet surprised passengers with gifts from their Christmas wish list at the end of their flight.