Miley Cyrus Defends "Goofy Face" Photo

by at . Comments

Miley Cyrus is a totally innocent, goofy, God-loving gal.

So says Miley Cyrus herself.

In response to criticism that a recent photo of the actress and her friends is offensive to Asians, Cyrus has blogged the following:

I'm sorry if people looked at those pics and took.. out of context!

In NO way was I making fun of any ethnicity! I was simply making a goofy face. When did that become newsworthy? It seems someone is trying to make something out of nothing to me. If that would of been anyone else, it would of been overlooked! I definitely feel like the press is trying to make me out as the new 'BAD GIRL'!

I feel like now that [Britney Spears] is back on top of her game again, they need someone to pick on! Lucky me! haha Anyway, I just wanted to let you guys know what is on my heart. You guys know me and have been by my side every step of the way! You guys know my heart and know the most important things to me are my friends, family, fans, and GOD!

** Our Take: You're right, Miley, if that had been someone else, it would have been overlooked. Michael Phelps can say the same thing about his recent bong use; or Vanessa Hudgens about her leaked naked photos in 2006.

But the bottom line is that celebrities are held to a higher standard. You have earned worldwide fame and fortune by peddling your supposedly clean Disney image. Can you truly make the argument that you had NO clue the current photo in question would be interpreted as an insult to Asians? Perception is as important as reality sometimes.

We still heart you, Miley. But grow up, take responsibiliy - or take yourself out of the spotlight.

Tags:
Avatar

hola miley cirus te rre adoro soy tu fan nro 1 quisiera poder verte

Avatar

no,no,digan eso de miley no ven k es una de las adolescents mas famosa del mundo y ustedes no no la traten mal porfa k ella me cae muy bien aunk sea de otro pais y no la conosca me cae bien por la musica k canta y por k algun dia kiero ser como ella ............bay miley nos vemos x k se me hizo tarde tkm....

Avatar

hi mile kisen mi boreth and mi head hahahahah estupid prostituta mucho cuidado x donde vayas te pueden dar un disparo000 ..........................=)

Avatar

hy maile ammmm kissenn my head

Avatar

hy mailee deverias colgarte no cirves para nada ni puta madre

Avatar

hyy mileyy its berry berry estupid and pendeja amm me caes mui mal soo berry estupid atto:...........=O my

Avatar

hay miley its berry estupid berrybeerry ESTUPID hehehe not again prostituta qe no sabe nating ford espanish welcoom miley the work never so cutte

Avatar

mine is may 29
i love your shows

Avatar

when is your birth day

Avatar

geee wa sa pe too goo th ud jf; akjdf jkdjflk; megan spears ok is so much better then you ok she always getts wat she wants she dont tak pics of her she nood so you just need to shut your mouth b****

Miley Cyrus Biography

Miley Cyrus Hair Miley Cyrus has evolved tremendously over the years. Initially known for portraying Hannah Montana, the singer/actress made an effort to... More »
Born
Birthplace
Franklin, Tennessee
Full Name
Destiny Hope Cyrus

Miley Cyrus Quotes

Thank you guys for all your support. Without you, none of this would be possible. I love every one of you and I could not be more appreciative. God bless you.

Miley Cyrus [at a concert, soon after photo scandal broke]

I have let myself down. I will learn from my mistakes and trust my support team. My family and my faith will guide me through my life's journey.

Miley Cyrus [on lewd photos]
× Close Ad