Oct 10

GET”TFOH”: ESPN Suspends Jemele Hill For Encouraging a Boycott of the Dallas Cowboys

The network said in a statement that the “SportsCenter” co-host would be suspended for two weeks.

It was not immediately clear what Hill did to violate ESPN’s social media guidelines. However, she appeared to encourage people to boycott advertisers who work with the Dallas Cowboys after the team’s owner said Sunday that players who refuse to stand during the national anthem would not be allowed on the field.

If there is anything disrespecting the flag, then we will not play. Period,” Jerry Jones told The Dallas Morning News. “We’re going to respect the flag, and I’m going to create the perception of it.”

In a series of tweets Sunday, Hill said that Jones “underestimated how all of his fan base feels” and urged people not to support the Cowboys’s advertisers.

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Oct 09

GET”TFOH”: Nelly‘s Accuser Says He Raped Her With No Condom, Lawyer Says Accuser Wants Money and Fame

On Saturday, Nelly was arrested for second-degree rape after a woman claimed he raped her on a tour bus in Washington.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀

Now, according to TMZ, new details have emerged about the night of the incident. The woman, who has been identified as a 21-year-old from Seattle, said she met the rapper at a club.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀

Prior to the incident, she and a few of her friends were drinking at Nelly’s table. Eventually, she got “tipsy” and was then invited to an after-party. According to TMZ, the woman drove off with Nelly’s camp and was taken to the rapper’s tour bus.

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