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Macklemore Apologizes for Offending Jewish People

Robert Kessler | May 20, 2014 - 10:30 am

As did the ancients, Macklemore has taken to Tumblr to apologize for performing as a Jewish caricature during a show in Seattle last week. His argument essentially boils down to, “Remember how I support gay marriage? Let’s go back to that time.” … More »

Macklemore Wore a Stupid Costume and Offended Everyone

Robert Kessler | May 19, 2014 - 6:00 pm

In Seattle on Friday, Macklemore, 2013’s Snow, performed a secret show dressed, for no apparent reason, in a rather offensive costume. The rapper took the stage in a dark wig with a fake nose and a glued-on beard, which many interpreted as a Jewish stereotype. … More »