Jon Jones Talked Down To A Female Reporter For Asking About Failed Drug Test

Jon Jones failed a drug take a look at just lately which compelled Dana White and the UFC to maneuver his battle towards Alexander Gustafsson from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. In order to advertise the battle, the UFC hosted one its signature press conferences. Usually, these press conferences could be fairly entertaining however yesterday turned bitter when Jones belittled a reporter for merely doing her job.

The Swedish MMA reporter requested Jones about why he failed his drug take a look at, a query that was met by boos and a fast “subsequent query” from Jones who smirked at White. She then adopted up by asking White why Jones remains to be being allowed to battle and hasn’t been suspended like different fighters. This prompted Jones to inform her “you suck” and demanded higher journalism.

Later within the press convention, Brett Okamoto from ESPN requested an identical query. This time Jones replied saying “I feel my attempting to show any kind innocence goes to be just about unattainable earlier than the battle, as a result of the controversial picture I’ve.”

The alternate between Jones and the feminine reporter prompted some outrage on Twitter with MMA reporter Ariel Helwani commenting on the state of affairs saying “that was horrible.”

Jones will battle Gustafsson tomorrow within the gentle heavyweight principal occasion.

Donald Trump Doesn't "Know Who Lil Jon Is" Despite "Apprentice" Role

Sure, Lil Jon is probably not as impactful right now as he as soon as was. However, he deserves to have some respect on his title. He did give you “Get Low” on the finish the day and he was on the forefront the “crunk” motion. He hasn’t had successful in years however his title remains to be well-known throughout the nation. You would assume that Donald Trump, who fortunately hosted him on The Celebrity Apprentice just a few years again, would keep in mind him. They’ve posed for photos collectively and he truly made it fairly far in his season. However, Trump revealed that he has no clue who the rapper is throughout a current presser.

The President the United States is consistently making headlines for the ridiculous issues he says on social media and in actual life. When confronted about race points throughout a press convention, Trump denied ever making racist remarks, which Omarosa has accused him . The interviewer additionally requested about Lil Jon’s allegation that Trump referred to him as “Uncle Tom.” When confronted with all of the feedback, the President impatiently shut them down and stated he has no clue who Lil Jon even is. Jon virtually made it to the season finale The Apprentice so it is exhausting to imagine that the rapper has utterly been scrubbed from his reminiscence. He does cope with lots each day although. Maybe it was only a second forgetfulness.

Mike Tyson Tears Up Reliving The Events Leading To Tupac Shakur's Death

Mike Tyson sat down with Big Boy Radio to debate a spread points together with his psychological well being, and the grudge he as soon as held with promoter/supervisor Don King. One notably touching occurred within the 24th minute the phase, the place Big Boy requested Mike Tyson to relive the evening that Tupac Shakur was killed shortly after attending his PPV boxing match in opposition to Bruce Seldon. 

That fateful night, Tupac Shakur was Mike Tyson’s visitor honor on the MGM Grand on Las Vegas Boulevard, on September 7, 1996. Tupac even stood by Tyson through the post-fight presser, earlier than leaving on his accord, what occurred subsequent is tragic, heartbreaking, and utterly shrouded in thriller.

When requested to touch upon his relationship with Pac, Mike Tyson started to tear up, and Big Boy requested his co-host to fer him a tissue, which he accepted. Tyson recounted that Pac was certainly “very pleased after the battle.” After they’d parted methods, Mike Tyson went house and fell asleep solely obtain a name within the wee hours the morning alerting him the taking pictures. 2pac died six days later.

Tyson remembers him fondly. “It’s very tough to speak about. Young child (Tupac) that wished to be nice after which that occurred,” he mentioned. Tupac would have been 46 Today.

Chance The Rapper Endorses Amara Enyia In Chicago's Mayoral Election

Many folks thought Chance The Rapper could be working for mayor Chicago after a cryptic tweet and the announcement a press convention with reference to Chicago’s mayoral race. However, that does not look like the case. The rapper confirmed up a City Hall as we speak to announce his endorsement to mayoral candidate, Amara Eniya.

Chance The Rapper is placing his assist behind Amara Eniya in Chicago’s mayoral race, WLS-TV studies. The rapper pulled as much as City Hall to make the announcement whereas welcoming Eniya with a giant hug after he launched her because the individual he is backing.

“I wish to say very narcissistically if I again you, you will have an opportunity, completely,” Chance stated. “I wish to work with any individual that is about change…the one individual, in my analysis, this wide-open race that views align with me would clearly be candidate Amara Enyia.”

During his press convention, the rapper addressed rumors whereas that he was working for mayor. He additionally stated that individuals are extra inclined to vote for who they assume have the next probability profitable as a substitute who they assume ought to win.

“I have been longstanding saying that Chicago wants new management. It wants a brand new mayor. So I am proud to announce that I will not be working for mayor,” he stated. “I seen that after I began speaking about this, it clearly induced a firestorm within the tweets. All the candidates began sweatin’ as a result of Chicago politics is about folks understanding what’s attainable. Everybody turns into a political analyst all a sudden when its election time.”

While it does not seem like Chance will likely be working for mayor anytime quickly, it appears like we’ll see him do extra political work sooner or later.

Mrs. America Pageant Founder Accused Of Racism:"Black Women Need To Stop Having Babies"

In a latest Press Conference organized by well-known feminist lawyer Gloira Allred, earlier Mrs. America pageant contestants revealed that pageant founder David Marmel made racist remarks of their presence.

According to Page Six, Mrs. New Jersey Crissy Timpson has alleged that David Marmel advised her, “You individuals must cease killing one another,” and “You black ladies must cease having infants.” Timpson recollects first listening to 82-year-old Marmel making such feedback at an Aug. 18 interview with a pageant videographer. 2018 state winners Mrs. Missouri Brandy Palacios, Mrs. Delaware Kimberly Phillips and Mrs. Ohio Jeri Ward got here ahead with comparable claims detailing Marmel’s irresponsible and discriminatory remarks. 

Marmel’s remarks are mentioned to have been sparked by a dialog between black contestants which noticed them debating former quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s choice to kneel in the course of the nationwide anthem. Upon registering the dialog, Marmel allegedly interjected to say, “Well, you individuals must cease killing one another.”

While influential lawyer Gloira Allred known as the press convention and is representing the contestants, they’ve indicated that they don’t seem to be in search of financial compensation or a lawsuit. Their intent was to easily make the details about Marmel’s discriminatory feedback accessible to the general public. 

Marmel didn’t return Page Six’s message in search of remark.

Conor McGregor Calls For Rematch Following Submission Loss To Khabib

After his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov and the following brawl, Conor McGregor was nowhere to be discovered within the press room. Instead UFC president Dana White acted as his mouthpiece, saying Conor did not appear to be bothered with knocks he took post-fight. White appears to suppose Conor McGregor is just involved with the loss on his report, the 2nd solely in his UFC profession — the primary coming by manner Nate Diaz in his Welterweight debut.

“He didn’t care in regards to the battle after. He was extra involved with the battle battle,” White defined within the post-fight press convention. “He mentioned ‘hear man, I am upset. I do not give a shit about any that, we don’t like one another.'”

Soon after the press convention, added his voice to the ledger, in a Twitter publish saluting Khabib’s in-ring work, after which he inarguably requires a rematch, equally to the way in which he dealt with his first loss towards Nate Diaz at UFC 196.

He fered much more reassurance to his fan within the type a second social media publish, the second as felicitous as the primary. “I will be again,” he proclaimed. You cannot dampen the Irishman’s “preventing” spirit for too lengthy it appears.

Trump Undermines Female Reporters When Asked About Brett Kavanaugh Case

Earlier in the present day, President Donald Trump spoke at a press convention on the White House’s Rose Garden. During the convention, Trump detailed an upcoming commerce deal and following his speech, opened up the rostrum for the press to ask him questions. When confronted with questions in regards to the sexual assault investigation that his supreme courtroom nominee Brett Kavanaugh is presently present process, Trump’s demeanor modified, and he turned somewhat defensive.

One the reporters on the receiving finish Trump’s ridicule was Cecilia Vega ABC. She was referred to as upon by Trump to pose a query with Trump instantly commenting, “She’s shocked that I picked her. Like in a state shock.” Vega responded by clarifying that this was not the case saying, “I am not Mr. President, thanks.” He then proceeded to say, “you are not considering, you by no means do.”

Despite being considerably disoriented by Trump’s feedback, Vega launched right into a query a couple of current tweet Trump made in reference to the Kavanaugh investigation. Trump immediately shot down the query suggesting that Vega was out line as a result of the topic the press convention was the forthcoming commerce deal. While Vega tried to articulate her query, Trump referred to as on one other reporter.

After answering quite a few query on Trade, a CNN journalist named Kaitlan Collins tried to ask one other query in regards to the Kavanaugh investigation. Similarly to Vega, Collins was reproached with the president wagging his finger at her saying her actions have been “not good.” Unsurprisingly, Collins was handed over and one other journalist was handed the mic. 

Khabib Nurmagomedov Slams McGregor's Cursing, Will Fight "For The Children"

Khabib Nurmagomedov has needed to endure so much backlash from Conor McGregor after falling on his unhealthy aspect, leading to each males growing fairly a distaste for each other to the purpose the place a UFC matchup grew to become an inevitability. Those prospects grew to become a actuality after Conor was reinstated as a UFC fighter this previous week, signing a 6-fight bridge deal which is able to begin with a press release function. You guessed it: a tilt together with his bitter rival from Russia, Nurmagomedov.

Besides the private implications governing the battle, Khabib Nurmegomedov desires to make one factor clear: Conor McGregor will not be good for the game, as a result of he would not purchase into the instructed “good man” mannequin conduct. Khabib would fairly see a task mannequin “like himself” hog (or share) the highlight.

After Friday’s presser, TMZ tracked Khabib down for a fast primer for the October sixth battle. His response to Conor’s leaving him no room edgewise on the presser was as measured as you’d count on  a fighter who prefers to construct his case contained in the octagon. His message to the general public: “This is what I do not like when an excessive amount of individuals cursing,” Khabib mentioned. “Too many younger guys like comply with us .. I do not wish to be a nasty instance for younger technology individuals.”

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Tom Brady Says Josh Gordon Partnership Is A "Work In Progress"

Tom Brady described his chemistry with new Patriots’ acquisition Josh Gordon as a “work in progress,” however confused that his new receiver possibility was “actually desperate to get in there and study every part” throughout the first couple practices. Gordon was acquired on Monday in alternate for a draft choose after the Cleveland Browns grew drained ready for his come round. The mid-round choose the Pats gave up is thought to be a worthwhile “danger” contemplating his projected ceiling vis-à-vis different draft picks within the yr 2012.

Tom Brady was level-headed when requested to file a progress report Gordon’s progress with the staff. “Look, he is been right here for a number of days, so we’re working at it each day, and each day you attempt to make enhancements,” Brady mentioned on this afternoon to the media. The greatest impediment to date, which Brady additionally touched on, is the unreported hamstring concern that pressured his exit from the Cleveland Browns group.

Team medical doctors are giving Josh a 50/50 probability to line up on Sunday towards the Detroit Lions. inevitably the choice to decorate Gordon can be contingent on how rapidly he absorbs the Patriot’s playbook. Gordon has not spoken to the media following his media, with the staff prepared him to decorate alone in a spare room. Gordon’s new locker area was set as much as the left Tom Brady’s cubbyhole, the principle artery for media consideration at Gillette Stadium outdoors the convention corridor.

Hurricane Florence Claims The Life Of 4 In North Carolina Including An Infant

Four people including an infant and the mother have died as a result Hurricane Florence. The tropical storm has begun ravaging the coastline after being downgraded from a Category 1 hurricane. The first two casualties in Wilmington, North Carolina were reported after a massive tree came crashing down on their home. The father the infant child was successfully evacuated and brought to a medical facility with serious injuries. His wife and child were pronounced dead on the scene. 

A third person was pronounced after first responders ran into a blockade created by another fallen tree, failing to make the house calls in a timely manner, the second incident occurring this time in Hampstead, North Carolina. 

The fourth casualty was a man in Lenoir County, who put himself at risk as he attempted the installation a generator, according to a statement read by the state Governor Roy Cooper’s administrative fice. Elsewhere in the Carolinas, “Florence” has been causing inundations in flooded dwelling across both states. “The storm is going to continue its violent grind across our state for days,” Cooper warned residents at a news conference this afternoon. 

The natural disaster prompted airlines to cancel the majority outgoing flights, which in itself is cause for concern for resident’s who’ve been flooded out their homes. 

LeBron James Says Jayson Tatum Is "Built For Stardom" After Poster Dunk

There’s no question getting put on a poster is a humbling experience, especially for someone usually on the giving end. Just past the seven minute mark in the 4th quarter, while Celtics only trailed by a few baskets, Jayson Tatum took f from the perimeter and yammed one right over LeBron’s head. Go ahead and give it a another look, even if you have already.

LeBron James did eventually establish his pace, putting the game on ice, but not because Tatum crumbled under pressure. After the final whistle the teams lined up and shared embraces as is custom in the playfs, and Tatum and LeBron held their pose a little longer than usual. During the press conference opened up about the kudos she shared with the 20-year-old rookie. “I just love everything about the kid, the way he plays the game, his demeanor, where he comes from,” James said. “I just know he’s built for stardom. He’s built for success. And that’s both on and f the floor.”

Jayson Tatum was the Boston Celtic’s leading scorer in the playfs, posting a team-high 24 points on 9–17 shooting with seven rebounds over 42 minutes in the Game 7 loss. His late-game dunk over LeBron was part a late-game charge by Tatum to help his team regain the 12-point lead they had held in the early stages. Tatum is “the first Twitter user in history to beg a pro athlete for a follow and then literally dunk on them,” as remarked by Pablo S. Torre ESPN.