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Fresh off her gig as host of the 2017 BET Awards, Leslie Jones is making headlines this morning after accusing the Ritz-Carlton of being racist.

One day following the awards show, the comedian suggested via Twitter that the host hotel of the show hates Black people. “Wow was such a great night at the BET awards. But then had THE WORST STAY DO NOT STAY THERE!! THEY DONT LIKE BLACK PEOPLE,” she wrote.

Leslie did not detail why her stay was unpleasant, but the Ritz is now doing some major damage control after the accusations and pleading to speak with the actress.

The hotel responded to Jones’ tweet and asked for her to reach out to them. “We’re very sorry to hear this. We pride ourselves on providing excellent service to all. Please DM us & we’ll look into this right away.”

The hotel also released a statement that read: “Diversity and inclusion are part of the fabric of The Ritz-Carlton’s culture and operations. We remain committed to providing an environment where all feel welcome.”

Meanwhile, the Marriott Hotel is trying to put a bandaid on. They tweeted: “We will be happy to have this addressed.”

Jones has not further commented on the allegations, but it turns out, she isn’t the first time the hotel has been accused of racism.

Back in March 2015, The North Carolina attorney general’s office investigated the North Carolina Ritz for discrimination after they added a 15 percent surcharge for customers during a conference for the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association.


Baby Bump Patrol! Chrissy Teigen, Tia Mowry Show Growing Bellies



The baby bumps are out.

Just hours after unveiling that she was expecting, Chrissy Teigen took to Snapchat to debut her growing baby bump.

The Sports Illustrated model, clad in in all black, snapped herself standing in front of a mirror while showcasing her belly. “Very excited to not have to hide this anymore,” Teigen wrote. “Everyone I told first was like “uh yeah, we knew thanks.”

In another live video, John Legend’s wife not only debuted bangs, but also revealed she and Legend are going to wait to announce the gender of their unborn child.

I did it! Thank you @jenatkinhair and @priscillavalles!!!

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Chrissy first confirmed that she was expecting her second child with a super sweet Instagram video. In the visual, it was her 1-year-old daughter, Luna Simone, who revealed that there was a “baby” in the 31-year-old’s stomach.

it’s john’s!

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Teigen, meanwhile, isn’t the only superstar showing off her baby bump.

Tia Mowry, who announced last week that she and Cory Hardrict are expecting their second child, shared a new baby bump snapshot on Wednesday morning.

Sporting workout pants and a black crop top, Mowry poses in front of the mirror stamping the photo with an arm muscle emoji.

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