Sinead O'Connor slams Miley Cyrus again, threatens legal action
The back-and-forth between Miley Cyrus and Sinead O'Connor is back again.
all began when Cyrus gave a nod to O'Connor in a recent interview with
Rolling Stone, claiming her "Wrecking Ball" video was a "modern version"
of O'Connor's iconic "Nothing Compares 2 U" clip. But O'Connor is no
fan of Cyrus' stripped down video or the state of the music business
that fostered it — which she plainly stated in a lengthy open letter to the former "Hannah Montana" star.
sparked a reaction from Cyrus, who tweeted a screen shot of past posts
O'Connor made when she was seeking psychiatric help and put it under the
heading "before Amanda Bynes…. There was…."
Now? The situation seems far from over.
have posted today tweets of mine which are two years old, which were
posted by me when I was unwell and seeking help so as to make them look
like they are recent," O'Connor wrote in a second open letter to Cyrus, this time on Facebook. "In doing so you mock myself and Amanda Bynes for having suffered with mental health issues and for having sought help."
So O'Connor made a request.
In her next letter — open letter No. 3,
for those keeping count — O'Connor responded, "I have no interest
whatsoever in meeting you." She went on to blast Cyrus for "behaving in
an anti-female capacity," and insisted that "legal proceedings" are
almost a sure bet, since Cyrus allegedly "designed to damage" her
But according to the Irish singer, there is still one way
Cyrus can avoid a messy courtroom showdown — by issuing a public
Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:12:28 GMT
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