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Sir Elton John
Sir Elton John says he was bullied as an adult
Posted By: BullyVille
4/03/12 8:33 PM

Sir Elton John has opened up about the bullying he endured after shooting to fame, alleging he was tormented by three “very important people” in his professional life. The British singer refuses to name those involved, but he claims to have suffered nasty abuse at the hands of unscrupulous characters who took advantage of the superstar’s shyness. He tells E! News, “It was about control and them being able to keep me under their thumb. And I was the perfect candidate for...

Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps was a kid with unwieldy limbs, "sticky-out ears," and a lisp.
Posted By: BullyVille
4/05/12 4:09 PM

Before he became a record-breaking Olympian with a collection of gold medals to his name, Michael Phelps was a kid with unwieldy limbs, "sticky-out ears," and a lisp that caused him to be teased by his peers. Phelps has openly discussed his "deep hurt" over bullying early in life. He also dealt with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, for which he spent two years on medication. A teacher even told Phelps' mother, "He's not gifted. Your son will never be able...
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