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In her interview she revealed her discernment with the “African American” and “gay” label. She told Oprah:
“I’m tired of being labeled. I’m an American. I’m not an African American; I’m an American. I mean, I don’t know where my roots go to. I don’t know how far back they go…I don’t know what country in Africa I’m from, but I do know that my roots are in Louisiana. I’m an American. And that’s a colorless person.”
As predicted the Twittersphere and many others weren’t here for the child star’s comment and meme’d about it. We grabbed the funniest memes about her labeling comment, flip the page to check them out.