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Did Jessica Biel push Justin Timberlake for a public apology? Wendy Williams thinks so

Todd Garrin
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Justin Timberlake apologizes and Wendy Williams says “cry me a river.”

Williams weighed in on Timberlake’s apology after he was seen holding hands with his Palmer co-star, Alisha Wainwright, speculating it was his wife Jessica Biel who asked him for the mea culpa.

“It must be hell at home, honey!” said Williams. “She probably grabbed him by the scuff of his neck and said ‘you better get out there and say something,” she speculated.

And “say something” he did—posting a lengthy apology on Instagram:

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Williams read a portion of his statement on-air and proceeded to rip up the notecard it was printed on exclaiming, “Sir, please.”

She also threw some shade at the couple, who have been married since 2012. “I never thought they were a great couple as far as chemistry. I mean, they look good together but I don’t really understand the appeal of Biel beyond a ‘look,’” she said.

She added, “I picture him with somebody who has a little swivel in her hip. A little glide in her side!”

Viewers on Twitter jumped into the debate, with some saying they were glad to see Timberlake apologizing to Biel and his son for his behavior, and if “what goes around comes around” then he did the right thing:

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But others slammed those looking for an apology and said Timberlake has nothing to be sorry for:

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