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Virgil Abloh criticized for donating a trifling $50 to #BlackLivesMatter protesters’ bail fund

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Virgil Abloh, the founder and CEO of the premium brand ‘Off-White’ and artistic director of menswear line at Louis Vuitton, had a very interesting way of expressing his support to the Black Lives Matter movement and social media users are not here for it.


Since protests ignited by George Floyd’s death broke, many protesters who support the Black Lives Matter movement have been arrested for ‘looting’ and ‘violence’. Several celebrities have offered to pay for the legal expenses and release of the protesters who have been taken into custody.
While celebrities like Chrissy Teigen have already pledged $200,000 to help out the imprisoned protesters, Abloh revealed through his Instagram story that he had donated “$50” to protesters in need of bail money.
“The Miami community ~ I’m crazy inspired. For kids in the streets that need a bail funds [sic] for George Floyd protests,” he wrote in the Story.

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In the backdrop of protests, Abloh took to his Instagram to rant about ‘streetwear culture’ and slammed the protesters for ransacking Sean Wotherspoon’s store.
In Los Angeles, the RSVP Gallery, which sells his ‘Off-White’ brand, was looted.

Reacting to the news, he said that the ones who have looted the merchandise should be ashamed of their actions.
“If it heals your pain, you can have it,” he wrote.
Twitter erupted with anger over Abloh’s modest contribution — some even briefly changed his Wikipedia page to read Virgil “Cheap Ass” Abloh and Virgil “50$” Abloh.

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Rae Sremmurd Link With Flo Milli For New Single “Community D**k”

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Multi-platinum duo Rae Sremmurd return today with Flo Milli in tow for their playful new summer single “Community D**k”out via Eardrummer Records/Interscope Records. Accompanied by a visual, the song is the perfect platform for Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi, to flex their skills and their senses of humor. “Community D**k” is available now at all digital retailers.

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Spiritual Guru Asim Aliloski reveals what what celebrities and influential leaders believe in

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“What do celebrities & influential leaders believe in?” As you know, celebrities and influential leaders are role models for young and old generations, and they can influence society and impact the world negatively and positively. Spiritual leader and multi-award-winning life coach Asim Aliloski has seen that successful people on top of their game have been searching for a higher power. (more…)

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Kanye West shares ‘obituary’ for Pete Davidson as he reacts to the end of his relationship with Kim Kardashian

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American rapper, Kanye West has reacted to the news of the end of the relationship between his ex-wife Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson. (more…)

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This is why prosecutors want to seize $28,000 from R Kelly’s prison account

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Prosecutors are reportedly asking the federal court to seize about $28K from R Kelly’s prison-inmate account since he has $140,000 in court-ordered fines. (more…)

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Elon Musk accuses Twitter of fraud in countersuit

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Elon Musk has accused the social media platform, Twitter, of fraudulently holding back information about the company as part of a countersuit. (more…)

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Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson Welcome Their Second Baby via Surrogate

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Khloé Kardashian and her estranged baby daddy, Tristan Thompson have welcomed their second child.
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