Macklemore’s Jewish costume debacle

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Macklemore performing in 2012. Photo by thecomeupshow via Flickr (http://bit.ly/1lFV3p7)

Photo by thecomeupshow via Flickr

Macklemore performing in 2012. Photo by thecomeupshow via Flickr (http://bit.ly/1lFV3p7)

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Rapper Macklemore showed up at a performance costumed in what many saw as an offensive Jewish caricature. He claims it was nothing more than a silly getup. Maybe give the costumes a break, Macklemore?

  • Garson Abuita

    The RIAA has now banned him for life and forced him to sell his Grammy.

  • Frank

    He mocks Gods perfect plan for sexuality, romance and marriage why is this a surprise.

  • EM

    It seems to me that there are more p.r. disasters that come out of trying to cover up and make excuses for their questionable and offensive acts- than the acts in itself.”

    And, in the meantime, own up to it and apologize.”

    If more celebrities followed this advice they would face far less backlash.

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