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A Chingy Meme Cost An Estée Lauder Exec $10M/Year — But Here's What the 'Right Thurr' Rapper Is Worth

Chingy is back in the headlines like it’s 2003. Our sister site Blavity reports that the rapper — a former protegée of Ludacris — was thrust back into the spotlight after an Estée Lauder executive was fired for posting a racist meme featuring a reference to the “Right Thurr” Hip-Hop hitmaker. “The meme portrayed a fake book cover with Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus, along with a racial epithet in the title joking about the coronavirus pandemic,” Blavity reported. But while John Demsey fumbled a reported salary of $10 million/year, Complex reports Chingy didn’t understand what all the fuss was about. Chingy says he’s not offended by the meme posted about him. Thoughts? — TheShadeRoom (@TheShadeRoom) March 1, 2022 “I think it was just an honest mistake that the guy made,” he said in a video response. “I want to say peace and love to J. Demsey. I didn’t take it no type of way.” The bottom line, though, is that Chingy remains...