Final weekend, Child Rock carried out at FishLipz Bar & Grill in Smithville, Tennessee. The present was undoubtedly memorable, albeit not for a terrific cause: Whereas on stage, he bought pissed off along with his viewers and responded through the use of a homophobic slur. Addressing one attendee who was filming the efficiency with their telephone, Rock mentioned, “F*ck your iPhone, yeah!” After singing about his crotch for a little bit bit, he added, “You f*cking f*****s together with your telephones out!”
Now, Rock has responded to the scenario, though as an alternative of placing out the fireplace, he fanned the flames.
On Twitter yesterday afternoon, Rock shared a tweet, written from the attitude of “Bob Ritchie” (the musician’s full authorized title is Robert James Ritchie). Within the tweet, he writes about “Child Rock” like he’s a very totally different individual, however that’s not even probably the most baffling factor in regards to the publish: Rock determined to deal with his use of the slur through the use of the slur once more. He wrote, “If Child Rock utilizing the phrase f***** offends you, good likelihood you’re one. Both approach, I do know he has a whole lot of love for his homosexual pals and I’ll have a chat with him. Have a pleasant day. -Bob Ritchie”
If Child Rock utilizing the phrase faggot offends you, good likelihood you’re one. Both approach, I do know he has a whole lot of love for his homosexual pals and I’ll have a chat with him. Have a pleasant day. -Bob Ritchie
— Child Rock (@KidRock) June 9, 2021
The response to the tweet has been divided. Some Rock followers advised detractors to “settle down” and one praised the artist for “standing as much as the woke bully left.” Then there are those that mocked Rock’s determination to debate himself within the third individual. One person replied, “thanks Bob, you’ll want to inform him nobody respects him,” whereas writer John Pavlovitz responded, “You’re each idiots.”
thanks Bob, you’ll want to inform him nobody respects him
— fatty pinner (@fattypinner) June 9, 2021
You are each idiots.
— John Pavlovitz (@johnpavlovitz) June 10, 2021