Published On: Mon, Nov 6th, 2017

Mexico resort tourist blackout case featured on American TV show

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Megyn Marie Kelly, an American journalist, political commentator, and former corporate defense attorney, now hosts her own TV show “The Today Show with Megyn Kelly”

And on Monday November 6 the program delved into the issue of tourists being injured or dying at resorts in Quintana Roo, Mexico.

The show featured people who blacked out and were seriously injured as well as family members of those affected.

  • Megyn Kelly began the segment on “Mexico resort blackouts.”
    -Megyn Kelly rolled tape of a couple, Heidi and Corey Sorrem, who dealt with a nightmare situation while on vacation in Mexico.
    -Heidi and Corey Sorrem revealed they were staying at a resort in Playa Del Carmen when they blacked out after drinking suspicious shots. Heidi fell, suffered a fractured skull and brain bruising.

  • -Heidi and Corey Sorrem were welcomed to the stage.
    -Megyn spoke to Raquel Rutledge, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, who has written about scenarios like this happening to several couples.
    -Megyn Kelly said the “core industry in Mexico is tourism.”
    -Bobby Finger said, “Is it?”
    -Bobby Finger did a quick Google and discovered that tourism is the third (not the number one) largest “source of foreign exchange for [Mexico].”
    -Megyn Kelly asked Heidi and Corey Sorrem if they would ever go back to Mexico.
    -Heidi Sorrem said she would not.




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