Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after backlash from past homophobic tweets. Kevin Hart dramatically stepped down as Oscars host early Friday, saying on Twitter that he wishes not to be a "Distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists." The move follows a public backlash stemming from the comedian’s refusal to apologize for his past homophobic tweets. Ref. USAToday.
We break from Kevin Hart to share educational moment from past times:
Today is: 12th December (GMT), in history on the 12th of December, 1957 AD the following birth happened:
Sheila E[scovedo]: San Francisco, California -- Disco drummer (Krushgrove, Holly Rock)