07 Dec Was Saturday Night Live Skit Insensitive To Rihanna?
This weekend, Saturday Night Live poked fun at Tiger Woods and the domestic violence rumors surrounding him with regards to his cheating. One problem; Rihanna, who had a domestic violence incident happen to her earlier this year was the musical guest.
Was it the smart thing to do to poke fun at a domestic violence incident that we know happened, even though it was denied, be shown when one of the biggest headlines of this year and of recent memory was with Rihanna and her being beaten by former boyfriend Chris Brown?
It may have come off as funny and it was the hot topic of the moment, but was it insensitive to Rihanna? Did they run the skit by her? Did they let her know that they were doing it? If not, it comes off as highly irresponsible by Lorne Michaels and the writers of Saturday Night Live.
Here is the skit below:
What do you think? Was it insensitive to do with Rihanna there?-Dr.FB