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Mo'Nique swallowed her pride and apologized to fellow comedian D.L. Hughley for disrespecting him and his family.

It all started when Mo'Nique called out D.L. following a contract dispute over a comedy show in Detroit. Mo'Nique was under the impression that she was a co-headliner with D.L.

The dispute went viral after Mo'Nique launched into a 10-minute rant onstage.

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“N***a, your name is D.L., what the f**k does it stand for? How far are you bending over, n***a?" She went on to call out D.L. for not supporting his daughter when she revealed she was molested.

D.L. responded to Monique's rant on his popular radio show.

"Now I know what Tyler Perry knows, I know what Lee Daniels knows, I know what Oprah knows, I know what Steve Harvey knows, I know what Charlamagne Tha God knows, I know what Netflix knows," he said.

Mo'Nique apologized during an appearance at an event over the weekend. The comedian said, "I like to consider myself a woman of honor. So, I've got to do something right now, publicly, that I did publicly." She added, "To D.L. Hughley's family, I want to publicly apologize if I've hurt anyone's feelings because that was not my intention."

The apology comes after Netflix settled a discrimination lawsuit with Mo'Nique. Th terms of the settlement were not disclosed publicly.

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Last week, Mo'Nique shared a video clip of DL admitting he didn't believe his own daughter when she told him she was molested.

DL's other daughter, Ryan Nicole, was unhappy that Mo'Nique dragged her sister into the drama with their father. Ryan Nicole addressed the disrespect in posts on Instagram.

Ryan told Mo'Nique she was out of line and she ended by offering to give Mo' her address to talk face-to-face.

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Another family member, @therealcocoshannel, checked Mo'Nique, telling her to keep family members out of it:

"You need to leave my family out of it because at the end of the day his wife and kids are very low key they don't even really do stuff like this why you got your husband's name next to you I'm wearing Seattle and this is affecting a lot of people what you're doing if you want to keep it on deo then keep it on him honestly you don't see Ladonna his wife out here you don't see my mom and my aunt's coming out here so I don't understand what you're doing."

Mo'Nique's fans also weighed in on the controversy, pleading with the comedienne to stop making things worse for herself just as her career is getting back on track.

Instagram user @nicci_dahhhhling wrote:

"Wrong... wrong ..wrong ..WRONG!!! No justification for this. As a mother you should know better. As a woman you should know better. As a sister you should know better. You have a personal vendetta against DL and you don’t care about the casualties you leave trying to get to him. You preach love, 'come on my babies', and under the guise of defending black women and fighting for equality only to throw other black women on to flames for your selfish retribution. Shame on you!"

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D.L. Hughley addressed his dispute with comedienne Mo'Nique who accused him of contractual shenanigans recently.

Mo'Nique was upset that she was removed as headliner in favor of D.L. during a comedy show in Detroit last weekend.

She called D.L. a down-low brother and other disrespect in a 10-minute rant on stage at The Comedy Explosion at the Fox Theater in Detroit.

"That's what the motherf**king contract says," she told the audience. "'Mo'Nique is to be the last motherf**king person on the got d*mn stage. She is the headliner.' That's what I signed the contract for."
 

 
Another clip showed Mo'Nique suggesting D.L. is on the D.L. She also expressed her sympathy for his wife.

After some back and forth, D.L. provided receipts in the form of his contract which confirmed he was headliner.

Then Mo'Nique produced her contract, which was actually drawn up by her husband, Sidney Hicks.

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A frustrated D.L. said he originally turned down the opportunity to do comedy gigs with Mo'Nique, but he changed his mind when others told him that things were different with her.

He decided it would be wrong not to give Mo'Nique a chance because she had never crossed him.

"Now I know what Tyler Perry knows, I know what Lee Daniels knows, I know what Oprah knows, I know what Steve Harvey knows, I know what Charlamagne Tha God knows, I know what Netflix knows," he said on his radio show on Tuesday. "Saying yes to Mo'Nique is an occupational hazard."

He accused Mo'Nique of delaying the start of her set hoping the audience would get restless. "Mo'Nique actually felt that she had merit... She knew she had to get onstage or she would in breach of contract."

He wondered why Mo'Nique got on stage to drag him, his wife, Stevie Harvey, and his support dog if she thought she had a legitimate dispute.

"What does Steve Harvey have to do with your contract? What does my wife have to do with your contract?" he said.

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D.L. accused Mo'Nique of "trying to weaponize Black femininity." You proceeded to assault my sexuality. You have the temerity to assault someone's sexuality - a man's sexuality - given who you lay next to?" he said, referring to rumors that her husband (pictured) is bisexual.

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D.L. Hughley produced his contract to prove he was scheduled to headline The Comedy Explosion at the Fox Theater in Detroit, Michigan.

Fellow comedian Mo'Nique was furious because she believed she was the headliner at the same show. She ranted and raved about the unfairness after she was removed as headliner hours before the show began.
 
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She claimed removing her as headliner conflicted with her signed contract.

Mo'Nique called Hughley a "b*tch" and she hinted that he likes it from the back.
 

 
Hughley responded by urging Mo'Nique to check the order of appearance on the ticket stubs.

"All you have to do is check the order of names on the ticket stub from last night and you'll see who's confused," he said.

He added that he was warned repeatedly not to work with Mo'Nique.

"Against my better judgment, over the objections of my team and 4 other occasions where I said NO, I decided to take a chance and work with Monique."

He then said Mo'Nique has a habit of blaming everyone else for her problems.

"Oprah was the problem, Tyler Perry was the problem, Charlamagne was the problem, Steve Harvey was the problem, Lee Daniels was the problem, Netflix was the problem... Now it's MY turn. At some point it can't be everyone else, IT'S YOU!! Lesson learned."

Mo'Nique hopped in the comments and demanded that Hughley produce his contract. So he did.

Then Hughley asked Mo'Nique to produce her signed contract. So she did - sort of.

Hughley noted that the contract was drawn up by a company called Hicks Media, Inc., which happens to be the same company owned by Mo'Nique's husband, Sidney Hicks, whom she married in 2006.

He wrote: "HICK'S MEDIA INC?? HOLD UP!! THAT'S YOU!!! YOU REALLLY SHOWING EVERYONE A CONTRACT YOU SUBMITTED FROM YOUR OWN COMPANY..."




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Mo'Nique went to war with fellow comedian D.L. Hughley over a contract dispute.

She went off on D.L. at The Comedy Explosion featuring D.L. Hughley at the Fox Theater in Detroit, Michigan.

While on stage, she called out D.L., saying she was supposed to co-headline the event with D.L., but she was removed as headliner hours before the show began, which she says conflicted with her signed contract.

"That's what the motherf**king contract says," she told the audience. "'Mo'Nique is to be the last motherf**king person on the got d*mn stage. She is the headliner.' That's what I signed the contract for."
 

 
Another clip showed Mo'Nique suggesting D.L. is on the D.L. She also expressed her sympathy for his wife.

"What kind of real n*gga would ever attack a got d*mned black woman? Ni**a, your name is D.L., what the f**k does it stand for? How far are you bending over, n***a? On the DL."

Hughley responded to Mo'Nique's tirade. He said Mo'Nique was "confused" about her order of appearance on the bill.

"All you have to do is check the order of names on the ticket stub from last night and you'll see who's confused," he said.

He added:

"Against my better judgment, over the objections of my team and 4 other occasions where I said NO, I decided to take a chance and work with Monique."

He then said Mo'Nique has a habit of blaming everyone else for her problems.

"Oprah was the problem, Tyler Perry was the problem, Charlamagne was the problem, Steve Harvey was the problem, Lee Daniels was the problem, Netflix was the problem... Now it's MY turn. At some point it can't be everyone else, IT'S YOU!! Lesson learned."

Mo'Nique responded to Hughley in the comments.

"THE FACT THAT YOU POINT THE [PEOPLE] TO THE TICKET STUBS FOR THE ORDER OF THE NAMES VERSUS TO YOUR CONTRACT IMPLIES THAT YOU DON'T HAVE A CONTRACT THAT SHOWS YOU ARE THE HEADLINER LIKE I DO. EITHER SHOW YOUR CONTRACT OR SHUT UP! STOP MESSING WITH PEOPLE WHO HAVE NEVER MESSED WITH YOU & CONSIDERED YOU A COMRADE IN COMEDY. BUT I THANK YOU DL BECAUSE YOUR THE REASON WHY I FIGHT FOR MY PEOPLE LIKE I DO. ANYTIME YOU OPENED FOR THE KINGS OF COMEDY, AND I WAS THE HEADLINER FOR THE QUEENS OF COMEDY & YOU THINK YOU SHOULD CLOSE THE SHOW OVER ME IS AN EXAMPLE OF THE BIAS THAT BLACK WOMEN HAVE TO DEAL WITH IN THIS BUSINESS. I WON’T EVEN DISCUSS AWARDS."




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D.L. Hughley is not beefing up his security after Kanye West threatened to send an army of goons to hurt him.

Kanye, aka Ye, recently called out Hughley in a series of social media posts after the comedian discussed the rap producer "stalking" Kim Kardashian in a VladTV interview.

Kanye, 44, was annoyed that his ex allowed his 8-year-old daughter, North West to express her affection for another little girl on TikTok.

Ye has made it clear that he doesn't want his minor children on social media.

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Later, Kanye took to social media and called Hughley a "pawn" before adding, "I can afford to hurt u."

"DL Hughley is a pawn Yeah I know a king not supposed to address a pawn but I address everything and find addresses DL So don’t speak on me or my children I can afford to hurt u."

Hughley, 59, responded to Kanye's idle threats via Twitter:

"Hmmm! Ain't it weird that #Kanye supposedly has all these goons who will kill for him, but not one of them will get his prescriptions filled? Here's a thought while you're on your way to kill me in Calabasas, how about somebody drop by CVS and pick up his Xanax! Lol #TeamDl."

In another tweet, Hughley said:

"Ain't no way in hell I'd ever be scared of a dude who wears #IKnowWhatDidLastSummerBoots!!!" and "#Kanye!! It's just too bad that you acting like a nut won't stop #Pete from bustin one!!"

Meanwhile, Pete Davidson, 28, who reunited with 41-year-old Kim last week after a brief hiatus, taunted Kanye in a series of text messages.

The SNL comic told Kanye to "stop being a little internet bitch boy" in a tense text exchange that was leaked on Sunday.

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D.L. Hughley is among the descendants of slaves in America who are side-eyeing Juneteenth becoming a federal holiday.

The comedian is among Black Americans who are on the fence about how swiftly Juneteenth became a federal holiday.

Juneteenth celebrates the day slaves in Galveston, Texas learned they were free - two years after President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on Sept. 22, 1862.

Most Black people outside of Texas had never heard of Juneteenth until President Donald Trump decided to hold a rally on that same day last year.

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Trump later changed the date of his rally, saying, "I did something good: I made Juneteenth very famous."

Semi-retired singer Beyonce quickly recorded a track - "Black Parade" - to capitalize on the controversy.

The very next year, Juneteenth became a federal holiday, leaving most people Googling to learn the meaning behind it.

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Many are now questioning whether Juneteenth would be a federal holiday at all if Trump had chosen a different date for his rally last year.

D.L. says Black people have been demanding reparations, justice and equality for decades, but instead got a 3-day weekend.

There's another reason D.L. and others are wary of the new holiday -- several U.S. Senators who voted for the bill are trying to block schools from teaching about critical race theory.

As he put it, it's hard to explain the holiday if critical race theory is censored.

In the end, D.L. is all for another day to BBQ, but he adds, this holiday does nothing to level the playing field.

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California Governor Gavin Newsome ordered statewide closings of indoor dining, and limits on church services and hair salons amid spikes in COVID-19 cases.

The re-closings impacts small mom and pop stores, hair salons, malls, bars, churches, zoos and museums across the state.

Newsome announced the closures and new guidelines on Monday, saying his new restrictions on businesses and restaurants are in response to a sharp rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state.

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D. L. Hughley took his family out to dinner at Nobu in Malibu on Sunday night. The actor-comedian announced he tested positive for COVID-19 after collapsing on stage in Nashville last month.

Hughley wore a red, non-medical face covering as he and his family entered the celebrity hotspot for indoor dining.

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DJ Mustard and his wife Chanel Dijon enjoy a nice Sunday afternoon dinner date at Nobu in Malibu.

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Lady Gaga is seen leaving a restaurant with takeout food in Malibu. The pop star wore a face covering in compliance with the state's guidelines.

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Lisa Rinna and Harry Hamlin grabbed some pizza to go at an Italian restaurant in Malibu. The couple was not allowed to dine indoors in compliance with Gov. Newsome's restrictive orders.

California residents are fed up with Newsome's overreaching powers. There is now an official petition to recall the governor at Recallgavin2020.com/.

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Actor Chadwick Boseman was rushed to a local hospital in Santa Monica on Friday.

In paparazzi photos obtained by BACKGRID.com, the Black Panther star was dropped off at the emergency room by his fiancée, Taylor Simone at Santa Monica Medical Center.

The 42-year-old actor appeared frail and weak -- to weak to walk into the ER under his own power

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Boseman, 43, was hospitalized weeks after fans expressed concern over his skeletal appearance. His drastic weight loss was explained away as weight loss for a movie role.

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The news comes 2 days after comedian DL Hughley collapsed onstage during a comedy routine in Nashville, Tennessee.

Hughley, 57, took to social media to explain he was diagnosed with COVID-19 but he was asymptomatic. Hughley postponed his tour to quarantine at his home for 14 days.

California is experiencing an all-time high in coronavirus cases following much-publicized public gatherings and protests in that state.

On Saturday, Gov. Gavin Newsom reported a spike of 4,515 new cases -- a record for most new cases of coronavirus in a single day.

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Comedian and radio host DL Hughley suffered what appeared to be a syncope spell and passed out during his standup comedy routine in Nashville, Tennessee on Friday, Jun 19.

Syncope is the medical term for fainting or a loss of consciousness. Syncope can be heart (cardiac) or neurological. It can also be caused by dehydration, orthostatic hypotension and a stroke.

The first hint of trouble came when the 57-year-old comic began slurring his words. The audience thought his slurred speech was part of the act and laughed.

Seconds later, DL slumped backwards and slid off his stool to the stage as a friend rushed to him.

It was obvious that DL lost consciousness as several people carried the limp comedian off the stage.

According to The Hollywood reporter, DL was hospitalized in stable condition with what his rep said was "exhaustion".

"He was suffering from exhaustion after all the week's work and travel, and was kept overnight at the hospital for tests under doctor's orders. He is awake and feeling better, and wishes to thank everyone for the very kind prayers and thoughts," Hughley's representative told The Hollywood Reporter.

My loyal readers know that there is no such medical diagnosis as "exhaustion". That is typically a faux condition used by celebrities when they don’t want to disclose the real ailment.

Sandrarose.com send prayers to DL for a speedy recovery.