TMZ Live Alec Baldwin vs. Photog Racial Slur Controversy

2/18/2013 11:30 AM PST
TMZ Live

Alec Baldwin's confrontation with a NY Post reporter and a photographer has really blown up -- accusations of racial epithets, cops called, and a politician's even getting involved. NY State Senator Malcolm Smith joined us to explain why he wants Baldwin blacklisted in Hollywood.

Plus, Forest Whitaker was humiliated at NYC deli when he was accused of shoplifting and then publicly frisked -- so we talk to the owner of the deli ... whose honest approach at dealing with the situation could be a lesson to all.

And, Justin Bieber's fans go in HARD on The Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney -- some are even hurling homophobic slurs ... as Carney amps up his Twitter with JB!   
(0:00) Forest Whitaker was humiliated at an NYC market when he was accused of shoplifting and then frisked in public. We talk to Milano Market owner Anthony Galofaro ... who handles the situation like a pro.
(10:00) Alec Baldwin is accused of attacked another photographer -- only difference is this time he allegedly used a bunch of racial slurs. Senator Malcolm Smith calls in to explain why he thinks Alec should be banned from television.
(18:00) Rihanna is injured when a clubgoer attacks her for getting back with Chris Brown ... which is a bit hypocritical, don't you think?
(21:00) Britney Spears mystery man ... WHO IS HE??????
(23:00) Kris Humphries is willing to miss NBA playoff games so he can go to court against Kim Kardashian. Seriously?
(27:00) Adrienne Maloof says reality television ruined her family ... and no one is surprised.
(30:00) The Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney incites Justin Bieber's fans -- and their extremely homophobic response shows how awful they are.
(33:00) Brendan Fraser has to pay his ex-wife close ONE MILLION dollars a month.
(35:00) The floor is yours!
(40:00) Sting sings karaoke at a bar!