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Katy Perry Criticized for Comparing Her Hair to Barack Obama

Katy Perry Criticized for Comparing Her Hair to Barack Obama

Katy Perry is coming under fire after she compared her new haircut to President Barack Obama leaving the White House.

The 32-year-old “Bon Appetit” singer shared a video where she jokes about her new, super-short blonde haircut after people have been saying they miss her old hair.

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“Oh, someone says, ‘I miss your old black hair,’” Katy jokes in the below video. “Oh, really? Do you miss Barack Obama as well? Oh, OK. Times change. Bye! See you guys later.”

People quickly reacted to Katy‘s comments calling them offensive and a “tasteless attempt at humor.”

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  • leoandtheblondes

    Huh? Ooooo-kay. Where’s the joke?

  • bbm

    not funny

  • Jolene234

    She sounded stupid. smh

  • Phil the Donahue

    Oops, someone is losing it.

  • Phil the Donahue

    She really should blame trump. He obviously made her nuts.

  • disqus_KwgiMZNJ54

    she’s unfortunately very bad at jokes. i saw her making spittle down her chin when she ate the unicorn frap and that was kinda awkward too. i hope she learns what’s funny before she posts anything else stupid. maybe take a comedy class lol.

  • HG

    There was a blind item that said at a party recently she seemed “strung out,” strange, and on something… I know blind items aren’t very reliable, but I wonder if there’s any truth to it.

  • Sansa Squad

    everyone I know who’s ever encountered her out & about has said the same thing… there have also been pervasive rumors that her drug use is what prompted russell brand (who works REALLY hard at sobriety and is also super woke – something she obviously isn’t) to dump her so suddenly

  • Phil the Donahue

    She was abused as a kid so of course she’s on something. Most of the USA is on something. Adderall is speed and most can’t poop.

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  • Flávia Fonseca

    Katy Perry and the hair jokes. She’s just plain awful. On several ocasions she made fun of Britney Spears for shaving her head when she was at the peak of her mental illness.
    -How are you doing Katy?
    -I’m fine, haven’t shaved my head yet. So I’m fine.
    I’m mean, how ridiculous is to bring up something from literally 10 years ago and make fun of someone who was strugling at the time?? And now, this pretty racist joke. She’s just an awful human being.

  • Sabrina

    People get offended about everything… What’s so bad about that joke?