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Abercrombie & Fitch doesn't like "Jersey Shore," and apparently Tony Bennett doesn't either. The 85-year-old crooner publicly slammed the show, calling the cast "morons and gangsters." What's his beef? The negative depiction of Italian Americans. "If you depicted Jews in a stereotypical way, there would be parades in the street, and rightly so," he said. "Same thing with Chinese people and Poles. So why aren't there any here?"
Though the "Jersey Shore" haters surely applauded the statement, it was only a few days earlier that Bennett's opinions had landed him in hot water. While on the "Howard Stern Show" he had some rather controversial things to say about the 9/11 attacks, claiming that "They flew the plane in, but we caused it." He later apologized.
Alec Baldwin skipped Emmys for Tony Bennett, not Rupert Murdoch