Representative of a incomparable problem. John Legend addressed a inhabitant college admissions fraud involving Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman while attending a iHeart Radio Music Awards on Thursday, Mar 14.
The 10-time Grammy winner, 40, certified to Entertainment Tonight that while he went to a “good school” — Legend graduated from a University of Pennsylvania in 1999 — a liaison is scholastic of a damaged structure in general. “I consider it’s a longer conversation, since we consider a lot of people demeanour during this, rightly, as fake and dishonest, though a bottom line is, a system’s been fraudulent for rich people for a prolonged time,” he said.
The “All of Me” crooner went on to give examples of what he noticed as cryptic loopholes in a process: “The admissions complement rewards people’s relatives being rich and people’s relatives carrying left to a certain school,” he told ET. “There’s a lot of authorised ways to do that that still aren’t unequivocally that satisfactory to a lot of other people.”
He’s not a usually celeb to have weighed in on a controversy: Others stars, including Rob Lowe, Bethenny Frankel and Legend’s possess wife, Chrissy Teigen, have also oral out on a incident.
The model, 33, poked fun during a liaison with a Photoshopped picture of herself, Legend, luminary hairstylist Jen Atkin and Atkin’s husband, Mike Rosenthal, superimposed onto soccer players’ faces on Twitter on Wednesday, Mar 13.
“Does this demeanour real? we are perplexing to get into harvard,” she captioned a shot. She also commented on her possess post, writing, “I feel like cave could pass.”
Loughlin, 54, and Huffman, 56, were both indicted for allegedly profitable temptation sums of $500,000 and $15,000, respectively, in sequence for their children to be certified to college.
The Full House alum was arrested on Wednesday and expelled after that night on a $1 million bond. She is scheduled to seem in justice on Mar 29.
Huffman, for her part, hold hands with father William H. Macy for her Friday, Mar 15 justice appearance. She was arrested during gunpoint on Tuesday, Mar 12, and let go on a $250,000 bond.
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