Chilli Of TLC Takes Action Against Cyber Bullying After Gossip Site MediaTakeOut Targets Her Son — Tha Wire [VIDEO]
Bullies are cowards, who pick on the weak by trying to dominate them with threats of violence or humiliation. When I say I HATE BULLIES…it’s an understatement. Recently, TLC member Chilli took a stand against Cyber Bullying by starting a petition after her son became a target, please join 107 JAMZ in signing it.
Chilli of TLC took action against cyber bullying after gossip site MediaTakeOut took aim at her son. Apparently the gossip site published an article that made speculations the singers 16-year-old Tron Austin’s sexuality based on what he had on. Chilli responded by creating a petition through change.org to get the article removed from the site and to ban the staff from gossiping about minors altogether. In her petition, Chilli spoke from a mothers point of view and spoke about the horrifying statistics. For info on that be sure to listen to Tha Wire below.
By the way, MediaTakeOut has removed the article from their site and founder Fred Mwangaguhunga issued an apology-
“As many of you are aware, MediaTakeOut.com has a strict policy against criticizing children, whether children of celebrities or otherwise. It’s not clear how an article that clearly violated our stated policy was published, but rest assured that I will get to the bottom of it. I plan to take action against the MTO staffer who wrote the article, and put in place additional safeguards to ensure that this doesn’t happen again.”
In other news, Monday marked the 15th anniversary of ‘Belly,’ and unfortunately staying true to his character in the movie, DMX is once again in trouble with the law. X was arrested and spent three hours in jail yesterday after getting hit with three charges while on his way to a South Carolina airport. CNN is reporting that the rapper was driving with a suspended license, no insurance or plate on the vehicle.
Listen to Tha Wire below and find out what the rappers reps have to say about his 3rd arrest this year.
Now, the actor-comedian has released his second single, ‘Promise (You Won’t Break My Heart).’ Check it out and tell us what you think.
Meanwhile as previously reported, Eddie Murphy is hard at work on his full-length studio album ’9,’ due next year. Find out when Promise will be available on iTunes now. Press play to hear Tha Wire and get more details on all of the above stories.