Selena Gomez Slams Justin Bieber Over Sofia Richie Instagram Threats
We declare an
official war of words between Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber, who have just
traded some serious insults on Instagram.
It all kicked off
when Justin, 22, posted a series of photos of him with his rumoured new
girlfriend Sofia Richie, before then threatening to make his account private
after receiving “hate” filled messages from his followers.
Seemingly throwing his toys
out of the pram, he wrote: “I’m gonna make my Instagram private if you guys
don’t stop the hate this is getting out of hand, if you guys are really fans
you wouldn’t be so mean to people that I like (sic).”
ex-girlfriend, Selena, 24, then wading into the deep drama waters to deliver
some Pink Lady emoji-style advice, as she shared: “If you can’t handle the hate
then stop posting pictures of your girlfriend lol - it should be special
between you two only.
“Don’t be mad at
your fans. They love you and supported you before any one ever did.” *Mic drop*
The former Disney
star advanced further on the sass scale when she posted a collage of photos –
featuring interactions with her fans – on Instagram, and wrote: “My whole life.
You matter the most. Thank you for letting me do what I love every day.”
Selena’s comments, Justin hit back with a cryptic message, which seemed to
suggest that the Good For You singer had used him to become famous (Yes,
screengrabs that have since been shared across the internet, it is believed
that he wrote to his former flame: “It’s funny to see people that used me for
attention and still try to point the finger this way. Sad. All love.
“I’m not one for
anyone receiving hate,” he allegedly continued. “Hope u all can be kind to my
friends and each other. And yes I love my Beliebers (sic).” Shots FIRED!
Selena, who dated
Justin sporadically for four years between 2010 and 2014, then appeared to
respond, calling the Canadian singer out for cheating on her when they were
using ALL CAPS, she reportedly wrote: “Funny how the ones that cheated multiple
times, are pointing the finger at the ones that were forgiving and supporting,
no wonder fans are mad. Sad. All love.”