Ice T On Gwyneth Paltrow Using The N-word: ‘Leave [Her] Alone’Jun 10th, 2012 | By AJ Anderson | Category: Popular News
Gwyneth Paltrow was the subject of much debate this week. While jet-setting in Paris at Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “Watch The Throne” concert, she joined them from the sidelines of the stage, took a camera phone photo and posted it on social media sites Who Say and Twitter. The problem was her caption that included the title Jay-Z and Kanye’s controversial song, “N-ggas In Paris.”
Some have attacked Paltrow for typing “ni**gas in paris for real” underneath a photo of two African Americans, Jay-Z and Beyonce. Others like Russell Simmons, The Dream, and now Ice T have come to her defense.
Veteran rapper Ice T, who has freely used the N-word in his lyrics since the 1980s, believes the slams on Paltrow are unwarranted. “The Internet has allowed a bunch of dumb people to say dumb things. Gwyneth Paltrow typed the name of the f—king record,” the “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” actor told Yahoo! Music’s The Aftermath in an exclusive interview. “Leave Gwyneth Paltrow alone. We got wars going on. We got real issues. People have nothing else to say. People want to talk sh-t about Gynweth Paltrow. Is she a racist? If she was really racist, she wouldn’t be listening to rap music to begin with. So shut the f—k up and leave Gwyneth Paltrow alone.” [Read More...]