Miley Cyrus has recently taken to wearing a giant fake butt on stage because of course she has. And, at a recent concert in Mexico, she twerked around gleefully while two backup dancers whipped her on fake butt with a Mexican flag. Government officials are less than pleased with this.

Here's a video of the incident; the prosthetic butt whipping (I am very sad that I had to type that phrase) begins at 2:20:

Mexico has a law in place protecting "national emblems, the flag and the national anthem"; disrespecting the national flag can result in fines and up to 36 hours in jail. Some politicians are saying that Miley's butt-antics constitute such disrespect — at least one has come out accusing her of "desecration" — meaning that the singer and her team may be fined up to $1,200 or detained. Oooooops!

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Obviously, I do not think Miley should be jailed over her awful fake butt, but I do think she definitely needs a time out or something. Maybe someone should sit her down and have her read a few think pieces. [Gossip Cop, HuffPo]


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