Scoop: Evander Holyfield makes gay slurs on ‘Big Brother’ 

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  • Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion and current "Celebrity Big Brother" star Evander Holyfield has made homophobic remarks.
Boxer Evander Holyfield is the latest D-list celebrity to publicly say something ignorant about gay people, and like Phil Robertson of “Duck Dynasty,” he is facing the wrath of many.

“That ain’t normal,” he says about homosexuality on a clip from the U.K.’s “Celebrity Big Brother.” He then likens it to having a disability, where you can go to the doctor and “get it fixed back right.”

Later in the clip, a producer taking him to task for the comments can be heard, reminding him that when he signed up for the show he agreed to refrain from “unacceptable language and behavior” — though Holyfield rightly points out that he wasn’t calling anyone a name, just expressing his opinion to another cast member.

“Big Brother” is indeed watching.

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