Uh, TMZ, That Baby Is Not John Legend


TMZ does a regular feature where they post a celebrity’s baby photo and have readers guess the celebrity. Today’s was wrong.

TMZ’s headline: “Guess Who This Chubby Little Child Turned Into!”

“Not John Legend,” I scoffed.

If you guessed “John Legend’s internet-famous baby doppelgänger who will one day turn into an adult who looks like John Legend,” like I did, then you’re right.

That baby isn’t John Legend. But the baby does look familiar because we’ve seen him on the internet before.

A true journalist, I brought this to my boyfriend’s attention on Twitter (I lost his number…) and he responded.

TMZ has since updated the photo. TMZ, wrong on babies.

TMZ, please practice better journalism.

Images via screenshot/Getty

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