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Ice Cube Says He Was “Robbed” After Losing To Paul Walker “Sympathy” Vote At MTV Movie Awards, Then Backtracks

Truth rating: 10

By Daniel Gates

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Ice Cube is in hot water after complaining that he was “robbed” when the late Paul Walker beat him for an honor at the MTV Movie Awards.

Walker and his Fast & Furious 6 co-star Vin Diesel won Best On-Screen Duo, beating Ice Cube and Kevin Hart from Ride Along.

On Monday, Ice Cube told USA Today, “We was robbed. Shame on you, MTV.”

He accused the voters of awarding Walker and Diesel a “sympathy” win.

“We had the best chemistry of everybody nominated,” explained Ice Cube. “For us not to win was crazy. We were the best on-screen duo, period.”

He said of Walker, “They should have gave it to him before he passed away.”

When Ice Cube’s remarks were published, fans were incensed.

He then clarified his comments on Twitter, suggesting that they were blown out of proportion:

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