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Manchester mayor criticises Eminem for rap about Ariana Grande gig bomb

Manchester mayor criticises Eminem for rap about Ariana Grande gig bomb

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Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has hit out at Eminem for an "unnecessarily hurtful and deeply disrespectful" lyric about the 2017 bomb attack in the city.In a song on his new album, the US star raps: "I'm contemplating yelling 'bombs away' on the game/Like I'm outside of an Ariana Grande concert waiting."That is followed by the sound of an explosion.Twenty-two people died when a suicide bomber attacked a crowd after Grande's gig at Manchester Arena in May 2017.The lines feature in the song Unaccommodating, in which the star boasts about his impact on hip-hop. It appears on his album Music To Be Murdered By, which was released on Friday.In a statement to BBC News, Mr Burnham said: "This is unnecessarily hurtful and deeply disrespec...
Thorne criticises Goldberg for ‘disgusting’ nude pic comments

Thorne criticises Goldberg for ‘disgusting’ nude pic comments

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Bella Thorne has criticised Whoopi Goldberg for making "disgusting" comments against taking nude selfies. Oscar-winning Goldberg, 63, told US chat show The View that she spared little sympathy for those who have their intimate photos leaked online, saying people shouldn't be taking such pictures in the first place. Goldberg made the comments after Thorne, 21, was hacked and blackmailed with topless selfies she had taken.The Twilight actress responded by posting the pictures online herself, saying she did so to "take the power back".Goldberg said: "I don't care how old you are. You don't take nude photos of yourself. Advertisement "Once you take that picture, it goes into the cloud and it's available to...
Hong Kong extradition protests: Lam criticises ‘organised riots’

Hong Kong extradition protests: Lam criticises ‘organised riots’

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam criticised protests against a proposed bill that would allow extradition to China, calling them "organised riots".She said the clashes between protesters and police were "unacceptable for any civilised societies".Seventy-two people aged between 15 and 66 were injured in violence, including two men who were in critical condition.The bill's critics cite the alleged use of torture, arbitrary detentions and forced confessions in mainland China.They also fear that the law could be used to target political opponents of the Chinese state in Hong Kong. Ms Lam's government has backed the bill, which is also supported by China. The Hong Kong government has said there will be legally ...
West Ham news: Legendary commentator John Motson criticises Marko Arnautovic for his desire to move to China

West Ham news: Legendary commentator John Motson criticises Marko Arnautovic for his desire to move to China

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mot impressed The former Match of the Day broadcaster said the Austrian seeking a move to the Chinese Super League "does not sit well" with him Much-loved commentator John Motson has criticised Marko Arnautovic for his desire to move to China. The West Ham striker recently revealed he wanted to leave the Hammers amid reports of a £35million bid from an unnamed Chinese Super League side. Motson says top players should want to remain in the Premier League Reports claim Arnautovic could earn up to £400,000 in China, and at 29 years old he feels it’s too good an offer to turn down. But Motson has admitted it “does not sit well” with him when top players want to leave the Premier League. The talkSPORT b...
Man Utd: Jose Mourinho criticises starting players after Champions League defeat by Valencia

Man Utd: Jose Mourinho criticises starting players after Champions League defeat by Valencia

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Jose Mourinho criticised Manchester United's starting players after their limp Champions League loss to Valencia, saying he "did not learn anything".The 2-1 defeat saw United miss a chance to top Group H but Mourinho said it was still a "success" to finish second.United had already secured a last-16 place and made eight changes to their line-up in Valencia. "Nothing that happened surprised me at all," said Mourinho when asked if he had learned anything about his players."I didn't learn anything from this game."United, who play Liverpool in the Premier League on Sunday, recalled midfielders Paul Pogba, Fred, Marouane Fellaini and Andreas Pereira, plus defenders Antonio Valencia, Eric Bailly an...