Twitter spells trouble for LeAnn Rimes. The "Spitfire" singer, 31, seems to be constantly embroiled in a war of words with someone on the micro-blogging site -- often her husband's ex-wife Brandi Glanville -- and she got into it again on Nov. See more pics of LeAnn Rimes here. The latest drama started when Twitter user Da Giggle Factory tweeted an old photo of the country star along with the caption, "Remember the good old days when leannrimes was just a chubby country bumpkin married to a gay dude?
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On Saturday, she used replied to a Netizen who slammed her erstwhile marriage to the chef and TV presenter. In doing so, the year-old country star inadvertently ticked off nemesis Brandi Glanville her former husband. Rimes' latest Twitter row got started when a scribe going by the handle of Da Giggle Factory tweeted , "Remember the good old days when leannrimes was just a chubby country bumpkin married to a gay dude? The mean-spirited post included a not so flattering twitpic of LeAnn when she was younger and had a fuller figure than she does now. His ex-wife's lack of indignation at the remark aimed at Sheremet however prompted him to issue this angry retort : "Laugh away-Who's the bully now? Being gay isn't offensive, not standing up for the truth is. A Twitter follower named Michelle subsequently defended the crooner who's now married to actor Eddie Cibrian.
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As US Magazine and E! Online among other media outlets are reporting, the feud apparently began when the year-old country songstress seemingly laughed off a Tweet from Da Giggle Factory which implied that Sheremet was gay:. But Sheremet, who divorced Rimes in after it was revealed she'd had an affair with current hubby Eddie Cibrian, wasn't having any of it.
On Friday, a woman apparently posing as the cousin of Rimes' husband, Dean Sheremet, phoned Michigan's "Mojo in the Morning" radio show to say Sheremet "doesn't care" about his wife's alleged infidelity because "he's gay. The woman, who identified herself as "cousin Pebbles," added, "He's been gay since he was probably five. So Pebbles, please let us know if you have spoken to them, too. Beyond that, Rimes' rep refused to comment on her client's personal life, which is newly in the spotlight because of an Us Weekly report that the country music prodigy, 26, is having an affair with Cibrian , 35, her co-star in the Lifetime movie "Northern Lights," which premiered Saturday night.