Olympic runner Usain Bolt has again proven himself to be the best beyond a doubt at this year’s summer Olympics in Rio, which has prompted a lot of attention to get shifted his way. As the fastest runner to ever be timed, a lot of memes and photos of him mid-race have been shared all over the internet.
Well, Ellen DeGeneres joined in on the viral fun when she posted a photo of herself photo-shopped onto Usain Bolt’s back, jokingly saying she would run errands like that from now on. But social media users exploded with racism accusations, saying the photo was insensitive. Ed Lover doesn’t agree, however. Click on the audio player to hear his thoughts on imore in this edition of the Early Morning Evening News on the Ed Lover Show.
Fastest Man In The World: 10 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Usain Bolt
1. Usain Bolt suffers from scoliosis.Source: 1 of 10
2. At twelve years old, his career was sparked by a cordial race against friend and peer Ricardo Gedes. Needless to say, Usain won.Source: 2 of 10
3. He owns a restaurant named “Tracks & Records” in Kingston, Jamaica.Source: 3 of 10
4. He has two nicknames – Lightning Bolt and Ugo.Source: 4 of 10
5. He isn’t married and he doesn’t have any kids.Source: 5 of 10
6. He’s a well-known practical joker, who loves to dance.Source: 6 of 10
7. Bolt doesn’t have any tattoos.Source: 7 of 10
8. It’s said his favorite color is green.Source: 8 of 10
9. Bolt’s favorite animal is— you guessed it—the cheetah.Source: 9 of 10
10. When he has some free time, he likes to play dominoes and chill.Source: 10 of 10
Why Ellen DeGeneres Wasn’t Racist For Posting That Usain Bolt Photo [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO] was originally published on EdLoverShow.com