'If an auto driver cheats a passenger, it doesn't mean all the autowallahs are bad. If a bus conductor molests a woman passenger, not all the RTC employees are bad. In exactly the same light, when I talk about a journalist, it doesn't mean I am painting the entire media yellow' said Harish Shankar responding to a question regarding his relationship with media.
'Every profession has bad people and media does too. I respect media a lot. They are doing a very respectable and responsible job. My angst was colored wrongly. I was talking about some websites carrying wrong news and compared them with the long standing press and Television media...
'Even on the twitter, my opinions are honest and straight. If you want you can take them arrogant. Since I can't change your opinion on me, I don't attempt to and it adds to your opinion on me being arrogant'