WELP: Kevin Hart DROPPED From Oscars Hosting Gig After Refusing To Apologize For Old Homophobic Tweets
Kevin Hart Ousted As Oscars Host Over Old Tweets
Kevin Hart is OUT as host of the 91st Academy Awards ceremony due to his refusal to apologize for outdated tweets.
The comedian seemed elated to have been confirmed because the host of the February 2019 ceremony earlier this week, however issues acquired a bit shaky for him on Thursday afternoon when outdated tweets and jokes of him talking negatively about homosexuality resurfaced:
Kevin scrambled to delete the tweets in query (that is solely a handful of the offenders), nevertheless it seems the injury is finished. The funnyman took to his Twitter and Instagram to speak about how little time he had for all of the animosity coming his manner over the outdated tasteless jokes…
But Kevin CLEARLY noticed all of the negativity he claimed to have been dodging as a result of he popped up a number of hours later with THIS to say about all of the “negative people” who appear to be so offended about his previous (undeleted for some unusual purpose) tweets and outdated outlook on homosexuality:
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Stop looking for reasons to be negative…Stop searching for reasons to be angry….I swear I wish you guys could see/feel/understand the mental place that I am in. I am truly happy people….there is nothing that you can do to change that…NOTHING. I work hard on a daily basis to spread positivity to all….with that being said. If u want to search my history or past and anger yourselves with what u find that is fine with me. I’m almost 40 years old and I’m in love with the man that I am becoming. You LIVE and YOU LEARN & YOU GROW & YOU MATURE. I live to Love….Please take your negative energy and put it into something constructive. Please….What’s understood should never have to be said. I LOVE EVERYBODY…..ONCE AGAIN EVERYBODY. If you choose to not believe me then that’s on you….Have a beautiful day
And when it got here to the Academy, it appeared that Kevin drew the road at apologizing for his outdated offensive statements. Even although the tweets are model new information to a big sector of the inhabitants that might be watching the Oscars subsequent February, Kevin felt that he’s made all of the apologies he’ll ever make for saying the issues he has, so the committee can merely discover one other host if that’s how they really feel:
Still, Kevin got here again and apologized later within the night, stating that he had made the choice to step down (regardless that he beforehand stated he had been dropped from the gig) in order to not be a distraction on the massive evening.
Sheesh. Well it looks like we gained’t be getting Kevin as a number this yr. Seeing as how he “re-apologized” in a while anyway, do you suppose he merely ought to have apologized when the Academy first requested and held on to his place as host?
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