• Nick Cannon Defends Kevin Hart, Calls Out Other Comedians For Past Homophobic Tweets

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    As the dramatic saga involving Kevin Hart stepping down as Oscars host after old homophobic tweets resurfaced, Nick Cannon has decided to come to the defense actor-comedian by posting tweets containing homophobic language from comedians Chelsea Handler , Sarah Silverman , and Amy Schumer .
    In a string of tweets, Cannon called out the female comedians for their past homophobic tweets. In a past tweet from Handler she used the term “fag bird” and Cannon commented, “Interesting...
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  • Nick Cannon Blasts Chelsea Handler, Amy Schumer, Sarah Silverman Over Old Homophobic Tweets

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    Nick Cannon is calling out Hollywood for what he says is a blatant double standard following Kevin Hart's Oscars resignation, retweeting old jokes by three female white comedians - Amy Schumer, Sarah Silverman and Chelsea Handler - in which they used homophobic language.
    Cannon shared a 2010 tweet from Handler that included anti-gay slurs, telling his followers, “Interesting, I wonder if there was any backlash here...”
    He also posted another 2010 tweet by Silverman in which she called the new “Bachelorette” a gay slur, as well as a tweet from Schumer from 2012 in which she used a...
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