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They didn't call her Scary Spice for nothing!
Despite harsh critics, Mel stands by every last word that got the singing competition's crowd riled up.
"I think anytime you're dealing with race, it could sometimes be a sensitive subject. I wasn't afraid to go there and say, 'You know what? I was offended.' It's not because he did a race joke, but it's way that he did it, and it wasn't funny. Everyone is entitled to their own opinions, and that was my opinion and that's that."
That's right! Everyone is entitled their own opinion and NO ONE should be bashed for it.
Isn't that why they hired her for the job in the first place??! Because she isn't afraid to speak her mind??
Girl power to the MAX!!