It was all innocent…really..before you block her …keep reading.
It all started Friday night as the Shakespeare In Love star was partying on location of Jay Z and Kanye’s Watch The Throne concert in Paris, when Paltrow tweeted a photo with the message, “Ni**as in paris for real.” See photo below.
The comment prompted some fans to attack Paltrow for using the racial slur, which sparked debate on numerous blogs - but the actress has brushed off the controversy and called for critics to calm down.
Paltrow later defended her use of the word….tweeting…”Hold up. It’s the title of the song!”
“As an African American person, I agree that Paltrow’s use of the N-word was inappropriate. But I believe I understand why she thought making the reference was okay.”
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