Mike Epps defends bringing kangaroo on stage after backlash
Mike Epps is at the center of controversy after bringing a kangaroo onstage with him during a recent show (video below). PETA also says it wants the U.S. Department Of Agriculture to "conduct an immediate investigation" in this event, and it hopes the backlash reminds comedians that "there's nothing amusing about cruelty to animals".
Comedian Mike Epps has apologized for bringing a kangaroo onstage at one of his shows - a kick in the shins to Twitter users who have been slamming it as animal abuse. Unaffected by the act, the handler, Javon Stacks, continued to steer the animal around on the stage to entertain the crowd.
Actor Mike Epps speaks on stage during "Uncle Buck" event during aTVfest 2016 presented by SCAD on February 7, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
After the show Epps posted a video of himself in a friendlier moment backstage, feeding a banana to what appeared to be a different kangaroo.
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Wenger offered no update on his contract situation on Thursday - but he did say plans for his future are "not sorted completely". In a bid to get out of the rut, the Frenchman says the team will be sticking to what they know best against a strong City side.
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Chance says for every $100,000 donated to CPS, his fund will match it with $10,000 is matching for specific schools. He said, "We all know the IL education system is one of the most underfunded in the nation".
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Wanyama boost but Winks not so lucky
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Derrick Rose to have knee surgery again, miss rest of season
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Dem Rep. O'Rourke to Launch Bid For Cruz's Senate Seat
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LeBron Tells LaVar Ball To Fall Back
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