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EntertainmentRob Lowe Deletes Controversial Twitter Joke About Elizabeth Warren’s Native-American Heritage After ‘Some Peeps Got Upset’

07:25  11 february  2019
07:25  11 february  2019 Source:   etcanada.com

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Actor Rob Lowe ’ s tweet mocking Elizabeth Warren ’ s controversial claims to Native American ancestry was deleted following a wave of outrage, which in turn prompted a heated I deleted my Elizabeth Warren tweet . It was a joke and some peeps got upset , and that’ s never my intention.

Actor Rob Lowe had to delete a tweet regarding Sen. Elizabeth Warren after backlash from other I deleted my Elizabeth Warren tweet . It was a joke and some peeps got upset , and that’ s never my intention. “ Elizabeth Warren has already been exposed as a fraud by the Native Americans she

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Newly minted 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has been engulfed in controversy due to her claims of Native-American ancestry, and Rob Lowe is receiving backlash over a Warren-related joke he shared with his Twitter followers.

In the tweet — which the former "Parks and Recreation" star subsequently deleted — he wrote, “Elizabeth Warren would bring a whole new meaning to Commander in ‘Chief,’” joking about her claims of a distant relative of aboriginal ancestry, which has led President Donald Trump to disparagingly nickname her "Pocahontas".

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Actor Rob Lowe tried to get in on the "fun" with Donald Trump by posting a " joke " about Trump has waged a campaign of slurs against Warren over her claim of Native American heritage , and following Warren ’ s I deleted my Elizabeth Warren tweet . It was a joke and some peeps got upset , and

I deleted my Elizabeth Warren tweet . It was a joke and some peeps got upset , and that’ s never my intention. On the GOOD side: I just got to use the Oxford comma! — Rob Lowe (@ RobLowe ) February 10, 2019. Also Read: Rob Lowe Heads to Britain for ITV Crime Drama 'Wild Bill'.

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Lowe's tweet was savaged on Twitter, and even received a smackdown tweet from fellow celeb Valerie Bertinelli:

Meanwhile, others used his tweet to offer an unflattering comparison to his character on "The West Wing", and resurrected the scandal surrounding the 1988 sex tape he made with an underage girl.

On Sunday, Lowe tweeted an explanation for why he deleted the tweet, but stopped short of apologizing.

"It was a joke and some peeps got upset," he wrote, "and that's never my intention."

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