Fox News Host Mocks Nipsey Hussle A Day After His Memorial Service
View this post on Instagram
The Fox News host made reference to YG’s “FDT” song.
Fox News host Laura Ingraham mocked Nipsey Hussle one day after his memorial service on Thursday (April 11th.) The moment came during a segment on Ingraham’s show, The Laura Ingraham Show, on April 12th.
READ: Nipsey Hussle’s Friend Who Was Also Shot During Attack Has Been Arrested For His Gang Ties To The Rapper
She mentioned Hussle then referenced the 2016 YG song “FDT:”
Yesterday in LA thousands lined the streets to say goodbye to rapper Nipsey Hussle. Now, this dear artist recently released a song called “FDT…” F Donald Trump.
Ingraham then played a clip of the video. (Interestingly enough, there was no footage of Nipsey featured.)
READ: Nipsey Hussle: More Than Music, More Than a Rapper
“Now that’s a very creative refrain!” Ingraham said with a grin on her face. Guest Raymond Arroyo said, “Very catchy,” adding “Irving Berlin look out.” Ingraham then started to laugh.
She then on went on to say
“The chorus, it goes on and on. Is that related to the lowest unemployment ever, basically, for African Americans?”
Here’s Laura Ingraham mocking a murder victim, just hours after he was laid to rest, because he opposed Trump 3 years ago. (Also, the man rapping in that video is YG, a person who is not Nipsey Hussle.) For shame.pic.twitter.com/02iBYdr5wo
— Angela Morabito (@AngelaLMorabito) April 13, 2019
After the clip started to circulate, The Game wrote an Instagram post about the moment, demanding that Ingraham be fired:
View this post on Instagram
So lemme tell you what’s going to happen here…. @foxnews fires this disrespectful cunt by tomorrow, Monday morning or you will lose millions of viewers one person at a time until it drastically effects your ratings, views etc… if our demographic doesn’t effect that we will STOP support of ALL SPONSORS immediately !!! We are NO LONGER laying quiet while you continuously disrespect our brother, culture African Americans as a whole. I will use my platform & call on my peers to do the same. Nips passing nor his legacy is to be taken lightly as there will be consequences for any disrespect now or in the future as long as I have a voice !!! I’m asking all of my followers, fans, friends & family to spread this video with demands of #LauraIngrahams termination immediately !!!!! This is not a game & my brothers untimely demise has noticeably shifted the world & brought people from all ethnicity’s together in mourning. There is a power in that, that will be used & action will be taken from now going forward. We will not be accepting any apology from her… we want her fired, PERIOD !!!!! #TheMarathonContinues 🏁🏁🏁 DO NOT LET THIS SLIDE MY PEOPLE. I know you can feel the energy NIP left all of us.. I know you feel it !!!!! 🙏🏾