A source close to the situation explained:
Rihanna News Archive
Someone has some strong feelings about this — and she should!
Last week, amidst the Ray Rice scandal, Rihanna's scheduled intro to Thursday Night Football was canceled, for several reasons. They wanted to have a more somber, journalistic approach to the situation, rather than the pop star and Kanye West performing, along with a comedian. Well, that and the fact that RiRi was a part of her own domestic violence scandal.
So, CBS apparently is planning a redux, but Rihanna said, NO! Only in much stronger terms. She tweeted:
This is an odd move!
This is of course in reference to the incident with Chris Brown back in 2009.
Umm, didn't we all learn that abuse is something that isn't funny? It's one of the least funny things on the planet.
Apparently these Fox & Friends hosts didn't learn the same things that every other human has!
The trio was discussing the tape of Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancée on an elevator, and for some reason they thought it would be a good time to make a joke. But not before they shamed Janay Rice and Rihanna for going back to their attackers, sending a bad message to women who are also victims of abuse.
Are you f***ing kidding us??
There are several things we're sure Rihanna does really well.
Rather than write a 4,000 page list of all of them, we'll just condense it to her two most important.
Singing and looking fantastic in a bikini.