On Thursday (July 20), O.J. Simpson was in the media spotlight again as ESPN aired the 70-year-old’s parole hearing for a 2007 armed robbery. After deliberation and questioning, the former NFL star was granted freedom.
The news of O.J.’s release quickly became a trending topic on social media and even spread to the hip-hop world. Simpson, who has always been a mainstay in hip-hop lyrics, saw himself once again being brought up by a number of rappers on Twitter and Instagram. Rappers such as Ja Rule, Twista and Plies all discussed Simpson’s release with many making jokes about “The Juice” being loose.
Check out some of the best reactions below.
Oh shit they let the juice loose... #OJSimpsonParole— Ja Rule (@Ruleyork) July 20, 2017