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A rumor is sweeping the blogs that Rihanna offered to pay ASAP Relli millions of dollars to make A$AP Rocky's assault charges go away.

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Relli told police Rocky (pictured) pointed a semi-automatic handgun at him and fired the gun in his direction in Hollywood last November. But he missed his target.

Rocky appeared in a Los Angeles courtroom last week where he pleaded not guilty to two counts of assault with a firearm.

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On Monday, Aug. 15, the Los Angeles district attorney charged Rocky with felony assault with a firearm.

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Now there are reports that Rihanna is trying to save her baby daddy from going to prison by paying off Relli.

But even if Relli dropped the charges (in exchange for cash), the prosecutor can still try A$AP Rocky in court if there are other witnesses to the crime.

Paying off the accuser only works in the movies.

And if word gets to the prosecutor that Relli accepted a payoff in exchange for his silence, Relli could face charges himself.

Don't believe everything you read on the Internet.

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A woman claims an attorney for Trey Songz's alleged victim offered her up to $200,000 to change her story.

The promiscuous R&B singer has been accused of sexual assault by multiple victims, including a woman named Jauhara Jeffries — who filed a lawsuit claiming he assaulted her at a 2017 New Year's Eve party in Miami.

TMZ obtained a transcript from a recent court hearing, where a woman named Mariah Thielen claims she spoke with Jeffries' attorney, Ariel Mitchell, in April 2021 at a bar in Miami. Thielen says Mitchell smelled like weed and was carrying a gun.

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According to the transcript, Thielen -- who was with Jeffries the night of Trey's alleged assault -- says Mitchell offered to pay between $100k-$200k if she'd lie and say she witnessed Trey sexually assault Jeffries.

She said Mitchell wanted her to claim that Trey assaulted her too. Mitchell allegedly said she was trying to portray Trey as "the next R. Kelly."

Thielen claims she turned down Mitchell's offer and reported the meeting to Trey's legal team a short time later.

Mitchell denies the claims, telling TMZ, "We're highly confident and certain the court will find the witness committed perjury. Parties are still awaiting the judges' further instructions on how to proceed given the witness’s inconsistent testimony during the hearing."

Mitchell's partner, George Vrabeck, withdrew from the case, according to TMZ, but Mitchell says that's only because, "He will be representing me against the parties involved in this disgraceful motion brought by Trey Songz and his representatives."

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Last week, the Biden administration approved $100 payments to people who take the Covid-19 mRNA vaccines.

Then Walmart announced it was offering $150 to employees who were hesitant about taking the injections.

That led one blog to speculate that "the bribes are increasing right on schedule. In 1 month, holdouts should get 4 digits."

"And since Wall Street is all about following "thought leaders" we expect that within 48 hours, most financial companies will piggyback and also offer similar cash bribes to their unjabbed employees. At that point, employee envy will emerge and most US companies will be met with social pressure to do the same. And then there is the question of why aren't these bribes retroactive: surely some 165 million Americans feel very stupid right now for not waiting a few months and getting one month's rent for free."

That prediction came to fruition. According to Bloomberg, Vanguard is offering $1,000 to employees who get vaccinated by October.

A Vanguard spokeswoman confirmed the asset management company is offering $1,000 as an "incentive" to employees who are still holding out.

Zerohedge notes that the offer is not retroactive to those employees who dutifully took the shots already.

"At that point, employee envy will emerge and most US companies will be met with social pressure to do the same. And then there is the question of why aren't these bribes retroactive: surely some 165 million Americans feel very stupid right now for not waiting a few months and getting one month's rent for free."

Question: Would you be upset if you are fully vaccinated, but your colleague receives $1,000 for getting the vax?

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