Dallas Police vs Erykah Badu
2010-04-02 by Alex C. Soothsayer | 38 Comments
The Dallas police have filed a disorderly conduct charge against singer Erykah Badu today for her controversial video 'Window Seat.'

In the video (link below) Badu is featured in various states of undress in front of an unsuspecting public in Dealey Plaza, Dallas.

One witness in the case claimed to have seen Badu along with her two children, and was offended by her disrobing without regard for those around her.

The disorderly conduct charge against Badu is a Class C misdemeanor that will cost $500.

http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/latestnews/stories/040310dnmetbaducomplaint.20ba68e58.html

http://erykahbadu.com/
Tagged: Erykah Badu

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Mars Blackmon
April 2nd 2010
351 Comments


Wow

Prophet178
April 3rd 2010
6397 Comments


I think its funny how ridiculous the whole thing is, especially the fine.

mynameischan
Staff Reviewer
April 3rd 2010
17945 Comments


i mean texas

Iluvatar
Staff Reviewer
April 3rd 2010
16089 Comments


tbh you are supposed to have gotten a permit for this type of thing and she didnt. might be stupid but imean

plane
Staff Reviewer
April 3rd 2010
6100 Comments


Should have done it in Austin.

Satellite
April 3rd 2010
20826 Comments


Won't somebody PLEASE think of the children?!

Fucking Texas.

Satellite
April 3rd 2010
20826 Comments


BTW this article failed to mention that she did this shit at the location where JFK got capped.

Prophet178
April 3rd 2010
6397 Comments


I figured most people would know Dealey Plaza is that place.

Iluvatar
Staff Reviewer
April 3rd 2010
16089 Comments


You overestimate the average intelligence.

StrizzMatik
April 3rd 2010
3231 Comments


^^ This. Just remember that America was founded by religious sex-starved fanatics and everything kinda pieces itself together from there

TMobotron
Contributing Reviewer
April 3rd 2010
7159 Comments


Lol @ Ilu so true.

Also: The video sucked. I mean it sucked in general but it mostly sucked because I knew from almost the very start that it was only gonna get less interesting the longer I watched.

paxman
April 3rd 2010
4084 Comments


According to JoshD, it would have been perfectly acceptable had she undressed before children and the rest of the unsuspecting public at the site of Princess Diana's death.

paxman
April 3rd 2010
4084 Comments


According to JoshD, it would have been perfectly acceptable had she undressed before children and the rest of the unsuspecting public at the site of Princess Diana's death.

americanmusicmachine
April 3rd 2010
3953 Comments


i dont see what the big deal is you normally get fined for streaking right? that's basically what she was doing, plus 500$ aint that bad i got a 300$ for speeding, so i think this is a nonissue

AggravatedYeti
April 3rd 2010
7685 Comments


wtf is this? hahaha oh texas.

ScorpionStan
April 3rd 2010
1834 Comments


haha i drive through there every time i go to a concert in Dallas. Welcome to the Bible Belt, Sputnik.

astrel
April 3rd 2010
2614 Comments


She is famous so she deserves special treatment? IT should have been cleared with the gov'ment first. Plus, it is free publicity for her anyways, so she will probably end up with more money in the long run.

red0
April 3rd 2010
248 Comments


Hahaha, Texas is my favorite state ever. I don't want to see some hoebag undressing in the middle of a plaza, what a typical hip-hop slut

hipnotoad
April 3rd 2010
207 Comments


500 bucks, oh man Texas sure showed her.

paxman
April 3rd 2010
4084 Comments


That is the fine. Because she's famous, does she deserve a loftier penalty? Nobody can seem to make sense of anything on this site.

red0
April 3rd 2010
248 Comments


it's because the average intelligence on sputnik is extremely low

wexenhex
April 3rd 2010
192 Comments


Should have done it in Austin.

yep, because then nobody would have cared at all.

Ire
April 3rd 2010
41828 Comments


BTW this article failed to mention that she did this shit at the location where JFK got
capped.


Holy fuck, we need to find the killer.

Mars Blackmon
April 3rd 2010
351 Comments


red0 shut the fuck up. You don't know shit about hip hop and Erykah Badu is far from a slut.

dcha
April 3rd 2010
990 Comments


-$500 for fines

+$1xxxxxx in publicity.

HenchmanOfSanta
April 3rd 2010
1926 Comments


Erykah Badu--typical hip-hop hobag.

dcha
April 3rd 2010
990 Comments


It's a really great song, though.

red0
April 3rd 2010
248 Comments


no, i don't want to shut up. thanks though

JAV
April 3rd 2010
1972 Comments


That $500 will ruin her.

BSX
April 4th 2010
1636 Comments


LOL she should've done this in west Texas. Plus look at the booty was a joy it would've been to see that in real life.

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BSX
April 5th 2010
1636 Comments


There needed to be a 10 year old who committed murder for that to happen

Captain North
April 5th 2010
6792 Comments


Like being naked near kids is a problem, they don't even know what sexuality is.

Asiatic667
April 5th 2010
4648 Comments


Oh, what a shock to see a naked woman. Seriously, what's the big deal

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
April 5th 2010
28829 Comments


those white ppl who did this were fucking ugly tho...

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Asiatic667
April 5th 2010
4648 Comments


naked human beings generally are, surprisingly enough

BSX
April 5th 2010
1636 Comments


Hating on the booty

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
April 5th 2010
28829 Comments


I TRY TO SAY GOODBYE AND I CHOKE
TRY TO WALK AWAY AND I STUMBLE

PirateSquid
April 5th 2010
1881 Comments


I love how people are like, "WHAT IF SHE DID IT IN FRONT OF YOUR KIDZZZ D:"

It's a fucking naked person, grow up. People are naked all the time. Between you and me, it's actually natural.



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