Nicki Minaj simply took issues approach too far!
The 38-year-old rapper, who has come underneath hearth for spreading anti-vax misinformation over the previous week, has now used her huge platform with the intention to threaten and share private data of some reporters wanting into her declare about her cousin’s pal’s swollen balls.
In case you one way or the other missed it, Minaj kicked off the week by tweeting that she wouldn’t attend the 2021 Met Gala as a result of visitors have been required to be vaccinated in opposition to COVID-19, and he or she will not be. The Tremendous Bass hitmaker claimed she hadn’t “achieved sufficient analysis” but to decide — regardless of science proving that getting vaccinated is one of the simplest ways to fight coronavirus.
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She then went into this insane story about an alleged hostile facet impact from the vaccine that precipitated a pal of a pal to expertise testicular swelling. FYI, the CDC and Dr. Anthony Fauci each debunked the declare and stated there may be “no proof” that helps it affecting somebody’s reproductive well being.
So you’d suppose this complete debacle would finish there? Nonetheless, on Friday afternoon, Minaj reportedly shared screenshots on her Instagram Story that confirmed a dialog from a Guardian reporter (we aren’t sharing the title right here; you’ll find it for your self if you’d like), who tried to achieve out to a few of her members of the family in Trinidad. Whereas there is no such thing as a solution to affirm that these have been legit textual content messages, the particular person allegedly requested to talk with the artist’s cousin and the pal who supposedly had an hostile response to the vaccine.
The journalist then insinuated that CNN was additionally searching for an interview and advised that the competing outlet would share their private data whereas assuring that the Guardian wouldn’t. Minaj apparently didn’t take this too kindly, so she tried to dox the reporter by posting their cellphone quantity and a few photos of the reporter on her IG Story. In accordance with The Every day Beast, she wrote on the time:
“[name of reporter] BITCH YOUR DAYS ARE F**KING NUMBERED YOU DIRTY HOE.”
The Different Lady star additionally uploaded the enterprise card of a journalist from the Every day Mail. She added on her IG Tales:
“Threatening my household in Trinidad received’t bode properly for you.”
“They’re forcing my household to have to cover out. That is what talking up seems to be like. Hundreds of thousands of poor persons are handled this manner by the ppl you suppose are the ‘good guys.’ That is unconscionable.”
Whereas Nicki understandably will be upset that persons are contacting her household, there may be completely NO cause to be sharing somebody’s private data on-line and welcoming her 157 million followers to doubtlessly harass and cyberbully two people. It’s past f**ked up and pointless. And let’s be actual right here, it serves as nothing greater than a distraction from her husband Kenneth Petty’s ongoing authorized points.
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