Fails Of The Week: Ray Rice, Floyd Mayweather, Nicki Minaj And More
September 12, 2014 - 6:09 pm
Who: Paul George
What: In response to the Ray Rice news, the currently rehabilitating baller tweeted this: “I don’t condone hittin women or think it’s coo BUT if SHE ain’t trippin then I ain’t trippin.. Lets keep it movin.”
Redemption: Of course, he apologized for his ignorance.
Let me apologize to the women and to the VICTIMS of domestic violence people my intent was not to downplay the situation..— Paul George (@Yg_Trece) September 11, 2014
Who: Nicki Minaj
What: Folks are claiming that photos of Nicki's Fashion Rocks performance are proof that her ass is fake. Just a bad angle?
Redemption: Stay mad. Nicki has yet to address the images, so we'll just have to continue speculating.
Who: Floyd Mayweather
What: Commenting on the Ray Rice elevator punch, Floyd said: "No one is perfect. You live and you learn. There are worse things going on in people's households also. It's just not caught on video, if that's safe to say."
Redemption: He later apologized, claiming he hadn’t seen the violent footage. "I was just getting word from people that there was a video out there,” he said. “I didn't know because I'm training for a fight. If I offended anyone, I apologize.”
Who: Justin Bieber
What: The crowd booed Bieber when he stripped down to his boxers at the 2014 Fashion Rocks show.
Redemption: Biebs didn't seem embarrassed.