Fails Of The Week: Stephen A. Smith, Karlie Redd And More
August 1, 2014 - 6:43 pm
Who: Stephen A. Smith What: The highly opinionated commentator was suspended from his on-camera duties at ESPN after catching heat for insinuating that women sometimes provoke domestic abuse. Redemption: Stephen A. later apologized for his remarks.
Who: R. Kelly
What: The singer was denied a performance at the Fashion Meets Music Festival due to his past. "We wanted to make sure we heard the Columbus listeners, to make a statement and support the city we live in," said a spokeswoman for the festival.
Redemption: Or nah.
Who: Sean Kingston
What: The singer’s car was repossessed for a third time, this time his precious Lamborghini. Sean apparently hadn’t been paying the lease.
Redemption: Who can remember to pay bills? So many cars, so many repossessions.
Who: Justin Bieber
What: Actor Orlando Bloom attempted to snuff Justin Bieber at a restaurant. Whether he punched him or not is up for debate. But according to sources and rumors, Bieber commented: "She was good."
Redemption: We don't think Bloom got a punch in, although non-Beliebers probably wish he did.
Who: Karlie Redd
What: The Atlanta reality star claims that her appearance on Love & Hip-Hop Atlantablocked a potential role in a Tyler Perry movie. “They shot me down because I was on Love & Hip Hop,” she told KYSDC.com.
Redemption: It was a Tyler Perry movie.