By Hannah Parry For Dailymail. British actor and Tommy Hilfiger model Sam Sarpong, 40, has jumped to his death from a bridge despite family and police spending seven hours trying to talk him down. Scroll down for video. MTV host and Tommy Hilfiger model Sam Sarpong pictured left in his modelling days as the face of Hilfiger, and most recently, right has tragically taken his own life aged just Pasadena Police said that they were called to the bridge yesterday morning after reports of a man standing on the outside of the railings.
Did Oprah Winfrey Throw Tommy Hilfiger Off Her Show for Making a Racist Comment?
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The whole thing is ridiculous, Hilfiger told Yedioth Ahronoth. It was just a rumor, he insists. Hilfiger notes that at first the rumor referred to African Americans only, later it went on to mention Hispanics, and eventually even included homosexuals and Jews. Why not cats and dogs too, he jokes. The fashion designer emphasizes that some of his business partners are Jewish, including his top perfume consultant. Where does such a rumor come from?
Conspiracy Theories 101: Designer Tommy Hilfiger Is Racist?
Rumors that Tommy Hilfiger made a racist remark exploded onto the Internet in the fall of after a news article purporting to be from a Philippines tabloid began making the online rounds. These self-same rumors had been in circulation at least nine months earlier, but the appearance of that article brought them to critical mass:. Good for Oprah!!!!
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