Blogs Attack Ochocinco Over Black Girl Embargo?

Well-trafficked blogs (Young, Black & Fabulous),,,, and two prominent message boards are buzzing about emails allegedly authored by an anonymous contestant and nameless member of the crew producing Chad Ochocinco’s new reality dating show.

YBF slams Ochocinco About Dating Show

(Comparing black women to McDonald’s = Compliment?)

The premise of the emails, most notably posted on, accuse Ochocinco of virtually hand-picking the 17 women under consideration for the show. More specifically, the NFL wideout is accused in the emails of attempting to eliminate any black women from the show before the first episode airs.

With the story, via those sites, having reached millions of readers by now, Ochocinco responded to the claim on Twitter today.

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