About 12:30 a.m. ET Monday, Snoop Dogg posted the following image to his Instagram account, a screen capture of another user's account, with anti-gay language in his comment on the photo:
Here's that comment, expanded:
The picture, and comment, were deleted from Instagram a little past 1 a.m. Monday, more than 40 minutes after they were posted:
Here was the tweet of the Instagram post:
The tweet also was deleted a little past 1 a.m. Monday:
An email seeking comment was sent early Monday with one of Snoop Dogg's representatives.
(H/T Ben Trolling)
Chris Geidner is the legal editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, DC. In 2014, Geidner won the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association award for journalist of the year.
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