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Shaquille O’Neal Mocks a Fan on Instagram

Shaquille O’Neal called Donald Sterling’s private comments “repugnant.” What word would Shaq use describe the mocking of the defenseless in public? I’d use, “ass,” but am open to other, stronger suggestions that can make it past the censors.

Via the New York Post:

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal is under fire for mocking a disabled fan’s selfie.

The retired athlete posted a picture on Instagram of his own contorted face next to Jahmel Binion’s selfie.

FOX 2 reports the post, captioned “Smile today,” earned more than 14,000 likes, with former University of Michigan athlete Trey Burke and rapper Waka Flocka Flame joining in on the teasing.

The post has been deleted. But for Binion, the damage has been done.

And here’s the picture:

I wonder what the Venn diagram looks like of the 14,000 people who “liked” the above photo and agreed with Shaq on Sterling’s comments? 

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