Jack Maynard removed from I’m a Celebrity over ‘retarded faggot’ tweets | Musings Of A Mild Mannered Man

Jack Maynard removed from I’m a Celebrity over ‘retarded faggot’ tweets

A YouTuber has been removed from ITV show ‘I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!’ over a history of racist and homophobic posts. Vlogger Jack Maynard, 22, entered the jungle for the ITV reality show alongside nine other celebrities. But Maynard has now been removed from the show after his history of controversial Twitter posts. The YouTube star, who is famous for being the younger brother of singer Connor Maynard, used the N-word as well as homophobic slurs in a series of social media posts. The posts date from 2012-13, when Maynard was 17-18. When an abusive commenter suggested he had profited off of his brother’s fame, Maynard hit back: “Completely forgot you know how I got it YOU RETARDED FAGGOT”. In another post he hit back “hahaha shutup you faggot… By the way who hit you with a shovel?” He also posted tweets using the N-word. A spokesperson for the vlogger had told The Sun: “Jack is ashamed of what he said in these tweets, many of which were deleted a long time ago and were sent in response to a neighbour who was bullying him. “Jack was a lot younger when he posted them in 2012


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