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Snoop Dogg has apologized to Gayle King.
The rapper took to Instagram on Wednesday to share a video apology, and an invitation to the journalist to “sit down and talk with him after his criticism of her WNBA star Lisa Leslie on the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case.
“Top of the morning! Big Snoop Dogg coming to you live and direct with the message,” the 48-year-old rapper said in the video. “Two wrongs don’t make no right. If you’re wrong, you’ll have to fix it.”
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After that, he was a direct order from the King.
“So, with that said: Then with King, I will publicly, and tore it down to get at you in a derogatory manner, on the basis of emotions” I get angry at the questions that you have asked for,” said Snoop Dogg. “[I] Overreacted. It should have handled it differently, that’s it. I was brought up better than that. So, I would like to apologize to you publicly for the language that I used, and it calls out your name, and it’s just disrespectful.”
He went on to say, “I didn’t mean for this to be the case. I was just being myself and for a friend who is not here to defend himself. A lot of people will look at me and they love me and they like me, so I want to let you know that if you mess up, it’s OK to fix it, it’s OK to be a man and say that you’re wrong. I’m sorry about that. Hopefully, we can sit and talk privately. Have a good day.”
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The caption on the video read: “Had a talk with my mom,” thank you, mom. 2 wrongs don’t make it ‘right’ time to heal. @gayleking in Peace my love I will Pray for you and your family, as well as the Pet and the family.”
The controversy began after a video came out of the King’s demands Were, during a “CBS this morning” interview that “It has been said that [Bryant’s] legacy is complicated because of a sexual assault, which was released in 2003 and 2004. It Is difficult for you, as a woman, as a WNBA player?”
Then the King was being criticized by rapper Snoop Dogg, who posted profanity-filled video attack on the post.
The case was dismissed after Bryant’s 19-year-old accuser refused to testify on Sept. 1, 2004. He Later released a public apology and to acknowledge, as he believed that the pair had consensual sex, does he / she understand that it was not the way in which they viewed the incident, Yahoo! reported. She later became a civil charges against the Lakers star, who has been paid out of court for an undisclosed amount.
In an Instagram video posted after the King’s interview, Snoop Dogg, an old friend of mine, the death of the basketball star, saying: “We expect to see more of you Then. Respect for the family, and to back-off, b – – – – – well, before we come and get you.”
Snoop insisted that his comment was not a threat.
“This is a message for the people who need to know about it,” he said in a video clip posted on Instagram. “I’m not a violent person. As I said, I said, ” I have talked to people who felt Then it was very disrespectful towards Kobe Bryant and his or her family.”
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“Now, with that being said, do I look like I would want any harm to come to a 70-year-old girl? I was brought up better than that. I don’t want to have to hurt you to come up to her, and I didn’t have to threaten her. I said to him: “Check it out, you outta pocket for what you’re doing, and we are also looking for you. With a little more respect for the Guy, with her baby, and Kobe Bryant’s legacy, ” he said.
On Fox News, ” Jack Durschlag contributed to this report.