“Mooo!” Star Doja Cat Under Fire for Offensive Apology for Homophobic Tweets

“Mooo!” Star Doja Cat Under Fire for Offensive Apology for Homophobic Tweets

For those who’ve spent any time on the web this month, you’ve gotten most likely heard about Doja Cat and her infectiously viral tune/video “Mooo!”

The tune sees Doja rapping hilarious strains like “Bitch, I’m a cow” and the visible sees Doja rocking a wide range of cow-inspired appears to be like. It’s bizarre, it’s catchy, it’s most likely one of the best factor on the web proper now. She even acquired a cosign from Probability the Rapper!

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Nonetheless, Doja has now come underneath fireplace for some tweets utilizing homophobic language that somebody pulled from the depths of Twitter and dropped at the floor.

Again in 2015, Doja used the phrase “f****t” in some now-deleted tweets, and followers tweeted their disappointment about it. One particular person mentioned “wtf 🙁 is that this” with a screenshot of Doja calling Odd Future rappers Tyler, the Creator and Earl Sweatshirt “f****ts” in an previous tweet, to which Doja responded by writing “lmfaoooooo.”

After of us acquired pissed off at that response, she replied with a backhanded apology, utilizing the f phrase once more.

“I known as a few individuals f****ts after I was in highschool in 2015 does this imply I don’t deserve help?” she tweeted. “I’ve mentioned f****t roughly 15 thousand occasions in my life. Does saying f****t imply you hate homosexual individuals? Do I hate homosexual individuals? I don’t suppose I hate homosexual individuals. Homosexual is okay.”

That preliminary response resulted in a significant on-line backlash over the best way she approached the state of affairs. Apologizing for using a slur whereas repeatedly utilizing mentioned slur is fairly counterproductive, tbh.

Even actress Debra Messing shared her ideas on the drama:

After discovering herself on the receiving finish of much more backlash from her “apology,” Doja issued one other apology, apologizing for the primary apology.

“I’ve used horrible derogatory and hateful phrases towards individuals out of ignorance. I simply need you guys to know that you simply’re extremely particular and I maintain you dearly to my coronary heart. I’m sorry for anybody I’ve offended or harm deeply. You might be all value love and help. Nobody deserves to be discriminated in opposition to for their race, faith, or sexual orientation in any angle or sense. I don’t need you to have a look at me as a task mannequin. I simply need you to listen to my music and the enjoyment that you simply take from that’s crucial half. I really like making music with you. Thanks for every thing to today.”

Then, for some purpose, she deleted the apology for her first apology, and posted a 3rd, extra concise one:

“I apologize for the derogatory phrases I’ve used prior to now and nobody needs to be discriminated in opposition to for their race, faith, or sexual orientation. I really like you and I hope to make extra nice music with and for you sooner or later. Thanks.”

Hopefully Doja Cat has realized her lesson and can make higher decisions to any extent further. We’d hate to see her loooose her newfound fame.


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