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Sinead O’Connor: I Don’t Want to Spend Time with White People Ever Again!

Sinead O’Connor has been a controversial figure for a few decades, now.

She has recently converted to Islam and goes by Shuhada’ Davitt, but that is not the source of his latest controversy

The issue is a tweet in which she says that she never wants to “spend time with white people” ever again.

Sinead O'Connor converts to Islam

“I’m terribly sorry,” Sinead’s tweet begins.

She continues: “What I’m about to say is something so racist I never thought my soul could ever feel it.”

“But truly I never wanna spend time with white people again,” she writes.

That is such a head-scratcher, but she does offer a strange definition of “white people.”

In parentheses, she writes: “(if that’s what non-muslims are called).”

We don’t claim to be experts in theology, but that word would probably be kafir, not “white people.”

“Not for one moment, for any reason,” Sinead makes clear. “They are disgusting.”

Sinead O'Connor tweets about hating white people

Regardless of her religious adherence, Sinead O’Connor is very, very white.

Converting does not change that, and she’s hardly the only white Muslim — which makes her statement so much stranger.

Unfortunately, that was only one tweet of many.

Sinead followed up her controversial tweet:

“Interesting to see if Twitter bans this when it allows people like Trump and Milbank spew the satanic filth upon even my country,” she wrote.

Twitter has not, as of Wednesday afternoon, done anything of the sort to her tweet.

On top of that, the 51-year-old folk singer seemed eager to get into heated religious discourse.

“How come so called christian and jewish theologians,” her question begins.

She interrupts herself to claim: “(the christian theologians being atheists and satanists actually in practice, though they know it not).”

Sinead continues: “never talk about the smashing of their enemies babies heads on rocks which in all over their psalms?”

What she means to ask is why don’t members of other Abrahamic faiths who claim that Islam is violent because of the Qur’an when their own holy books have similar content.

She then promptly answers her own question. 

“BTW if one IS an intelligent theologian and has taken the journey,” she tweets.

“One would know there is no more talk of ancient violence in the Q’ran as the Tanukh, the Bible, or The sodding Mahabarata,” she writes.

The Tanakh (which stands for Torah, Neviim, and Ketuvim) is the holy book of the Jewish people, known as the Old Testament in Christianity.

The Mahabharata is one of the oldest Sanskrit texts of India, and describes the Bharata dynasty.

“And,” she concludes. “Its ALL EQUALLY IRELLEVANT TO OUR TIMES.”

Which makes one wonder why she brought up old-timey scriptural violence in the first place.

So, there are a few obvious things to unpackage.

Her tweet isn’t racist, exactly, it’s just hostile, prejudiced, argumentative, and deeply confused.

She is a white woman, in terms of what that term actually means.

If she’d said that she didn’t want to hang out with non-Muslims ever again, that would be prejudiced and obnoxious.

But remember that she has been making impulsive and sometimes offensive statements for decades.

Just one year ago, Sinead O’Connor recorded a disturbing video in which she shared that she was suicidal.

She probably converted in the hopes that it will bring her peace, but lashed out online because she cannot help herself.

Sinead O’Connor has been an outspoken critic of organized religion for a very long time.

Unfortunately, her confrontational approach is sometimes off-putting, even to those who share her views.

At the end of her Twitter rant, she did at least acknowledge how bizarre her social media messages have been.

“Final word,” she wrote. “If its ‘Crazy’ to care. Then by all means, spank my ass and call me Fruity loops : )”

We hope that she is getting whatever help and support she needs in this time.

Perhaps her newly found religious community can help.

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Jon Gosselin: I Want to Bring Collin Home in Time for Christmas!

Over the weekend, Collin Gosselin resurfaced in photos of him visiting his father, Jon Gosselin.

This was heartwarming for countless fans, especially since they know that Jon has filed for custody of Collin.

Now, a family friend has opened up — and reveals that Collin could be home with Jon and Hannah surprisingly soon.

Eric Rodriguez is the guy who’s been cutting Jon Gosselin’s hair for about 20 years now.

Just this week, Jon shared a photo of Eric with Collin, and referred to Eric as “family.”

Well Eric spoke to RadarOnline to reveal that Jon’s quest to bring his son home has a goal: before Christmas.

“Jon is hoping for December 18,” Eric reveals.

Folks, that’s only a little over a month away.

Speaking of Collin, Eric says: “Lets hope he gets out soon.”

We all share the sentiment of hoping that Collin is soon free.

Fans all want him to be free of the institution that holds him and free of Kate, who put him there and made his childhood a living hell.

But Eric has actually seen and spoken to Collin recently, as the photo Jon shared makes abundandly clear.

Eric says that Collin seemed “so happy” during his visit.

“Oh my god. His smile,” Eric gushes to RadarOnline. “Honestly, his smile was unbelievable”

Eric even shares that Collin seems very healthy.

“He lost a lot of weight from the last picture I saw of him that Jon showed me,” Eric divulges.

it is important to remember that teenagers tend to have weights and body proportions that fluctuate wildly as they grow.

“He looks really, really good,” Eric concludes.

That is so heartwarming to hear.

Collin has been out of sight — but not out of mind — for the better part of two years.

As we reported, on October 24, Jon Gosselin filed for custody of Collin.

In the court documents filed in Pennsylvania court, Jon argues that it’s in Collin’s best interests to live with him.

Anyone familiar with Kate’s troubled and at times allegedly violent interactions with Collin will find that difficult to dispute.

Hannah is already with her father, and most of her siblings have gotten to spend time with him here and there.

Now, no one is saying that Jon should be winning any Father of the Year Awards.

but Kate will be hard pressed to prove to the court that he should return to the home from which she banished him.

Collin was sent away in the first place for vague “special needs.”

Jon has explained in the past that Collin is smart and questions Kate, which infuriates her.

Kate has been widely perceived as being deeply controlling, which brought her into conflict with her son who wanted to be his own person.

Some fans believe that his alleged “anger issues” are simply the result of growing up under the suffocating constraints of Kate’s household.

Others believe that perhaps he inherited his mother’s rage, and that working on it in an institution as he has is the best way to keep him from turning into another Kate.

Either way, it sounds like him leaving Kate’s household, as hard as it must have been, was for the best.

But now, countless fans are keeping their fingers crossed and hoping that Collin can come and live with Jon.

It’s not super clear how many of his children Jon can afford to support on a DJ’s salary.

But plenty of parents have made do with less in order to give their children a safe, loving home.

Jon and Kate have been waging a custody battle off and on for nearly a decade, now, since their messy split in 2009.

Maybe Collin can finally join Hannah and get to start really experiencing his teenage years.

Leaving his current institution just to return to Kate’s house sounds like an “out of the frying pan, into the fire” situation.

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Heidi Klum Wins Halloween for Record 37th Time

Heidi Klum is one of the best looking human beings on the planet.

But she covers up those looks every year on October 31, showcasing truly unique and creative Halloween costumes that leave fans talking years after she rocks them in public.

Heidi Klum as a very old woman? Heidi Klum as a walking cadaver? Yes and yes!

See all the amazing costumes Klum has come up with below…

THIS SLIDESHOW HAS BEEN UPDATED TO START WITH A FEW PHOTOS OF KLUM'S 2018 HALLOWEEN COSTUME, WHICH FEATURED THE MODEL DRESSING UP AS PRINCESS FIONA — AND TOTALLY SLAYING IT!

1. As Fiona

As shrek
This is Heidi Klum. No, really… this is a photo of super model Heidi Klum on Halloween!

2. The Winner… Every Year

The winner every year
Why does anyone even bother dressing up for Halloween any more? Klum simply owns this holiday. (And that’s boyfriend Tom Kaulitz as Shrek.)

3. Shrek and Fiona

Shrek and fiona
Klum may personally end up being responsible for another installment of Shrek to hit movie theaters.

4. Dance It Up, Heidi!

Dance it up heidi
Klum somehow designs her incredible outfits so that she can shake her groove thing in them, as you can see here.

5. With Willy Wonka

With willy wonka
That’s Zac Posen in the Willy Wonka outfit, in case you’re wondering. Everyone looks great!

6. A Gorgeous Granny

A gorgeous granny
Yup, those are varicose veins all over Klum’s body. Talk about going all out for a costume!

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Demi Lovato Will Remain In Rehab For a Very Long Time

It’s been three months since Demi Lovato suffered an overdose that nearly claimed her life.

After spending over a week in the hospital detoxing and recovering from the physical damage she had endured, Demi relocated to a treatment facility in Arizona.

Lovato isn’t taking any chances this around, spending most of her time in Arizona, but also taking regular trips to Chicago, where she consults with the team of specialists who helped her get sober the first time around.

(Lovato celebrated six years of sobriety just prior to her most recent relapse.)

While the process is reportedly going as well as can be expected, those who know the singer best say she’ll be remaining in treatment for quite some time, just to be safe.

In fact, fans shouldn’t expect to see Demi making any public appearances prior to 2019.

“Demi is taking her sobriety extremely serious, and knows she has a long road ahead of her,” a source close to the situation tells Entertainment Tonight.

“At the end of the day, Demi is doing this for herself.

“She has to stay sober for her, but every time she has family or friends visit her it reminds her of all the other important people in her life that she needs to fight for as well.”

On Maria Menounos’ podcast this week Lovato’s mother, Dianna De La Garza, revealed that Demi is 90 days sober and fully committed to the lifelong work of recovery.

“I couldn’t be more thankful or more proud of her because addiction being a disease, it’s work,” she said of Lovato’s road to recovery. “It’s not easy. There are no shortcuts.”

Insiders say Lovato looks back on her sober years as the happiest time of her life, and she’s determined to get back there.

“Demi is thankful she’s still alive and is doing whatever she can to never get to that point again,” says one source.

It certainly won’t be easy, but it sounds like Demi is very much up to the task.

We wish her all the best as she continues in her recovery process.

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Justin Bieber: I’m Working Less to Spend Time With My Wife!

Justin Bieber has had a rough few weeks. 

The 24-year-old singer has reportedly been struggling in the aftermath of ex Selena Gomez’s breakdown.

By struggling, we mean he’s allegedly been feeling guilty about his relationship with Hailey Baldwin because he thinks Selena still has feelings for him

There’s been a lot of change for Justin of late. 

He got married to Hailey in a top-secret ceremony in September, confirming that two could agree on the fact that they are totally in love. 

However, it sounds like they’ve found something they simply cannot agree on:

Their work commitments. 

According to a new report by PEOPLE, Bieber has scaled back his commitments, noting that “he doesn’t seem ready to record new music yet” because “he just wants to hang out with Hailey.”

It’s not uncommon for newlyweds to want to spend a lot of time with each other. There’s always a honeymoon period, and while it sounds like Justin is still in that phase, it sounds like Hailey is not. 

How very awkward. 

“Hailey actually seems more ready to work than he does,” the report continues, adding that the duo are “not on the same page when it comes to work.”

Yikes. 

We need to remember here that Bieber has been the spotlight ever since 2007 when Scooter Braun happened to click on one of his Youtube videos by accident. 

That seems like a lifetime ago, right?

It’s crazy to think that Bieber may not be as big as he is today if Braun did not click on that video. 

Yes, he has appeared as a featured artist on recent music, but those songs don’t have the same addictive ring to them that the hitmaker’s own music has. 

But what’s really holding Justin back from hitting up the recording studio with his big comeback record? 

“He’s been on the go for a long time, and he’s enjoying a laid-back season of life,” a tipster dished to PEOPLE, adding:

“He is enjoying time with the woman he loves, and doesn’t want anything to get in the way of that.”

With Justin attempting to steer clear of work for the foreseeable future, his wife Hailey is not, and was recently unveiled as the new face of Tommy Hilfiger. 

Way to go, Hailey!

Despite reports that her knack for work is causing some issues in their marriage, Baldwin had only kind words to say about her new husband in October’s issue of Harper’s BAZAAR

“He is incredible,” the 21-year-old told the publication, adding:

“He crushes everything. Every song, every feature. It’s crazy to see what he does. I’m always blown away.”

“Over the past year, I’ve had more attention on me than I’ve ever had in my life. It’s easy to not think about your mental health or your physical health because you keep pushing, pushing, pushing. Before this year, I wasn’t balancing anything,” she continued. 

He wants a break, and everyone’s entitled to that, but Justin’s behavior of late has also been a huge cause for concern. 

There have been multiple occurrences in the last few months that have fans worried about his wellbeing. 

In August, just one month before his wedding, he was spotted shopping shirtless and looking disoriented in Tribeca before being spotted bawling his eyes out on the West Side Highway bike path the same day. 

It remains to be seen whether one working while the other chills out will cause a divide in their relationship, or if their young marriage is strong enough to weather any storm. 

Time will tell, we guess!

What are your thoughts on this?

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