Ellen DeGeneres is facing heavy criticism after she posted a tweet depicting her riding on the back of Olympic sprinting champion Usain Bolt.
Some even went so far as to call her tweet “racist garbage“:
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 15, 2016
Others pointed out why they thought the tweet was racist:
— 777-9311 (@MiQL) August 15, 2016
Others came to the show host’s defense: