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Ozzy Osbourne on Russell Yates: “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker.”

Ozzy Osbourne on Russell Yates: “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker.”
The husband of Andrea Yates, Russell, was on the Today Show the same morning that Ozzy Osbourne was, and told a journalist that he was a huge fan of Ozzy’s. Upon hearing this, Page Six reports, Ozzy said, “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker … He is profiting directly from the demise of his own children. And that, to me, is wrong.” The Osbournes snuck out a back door to avoid Russell, who wanted his picture taken with Ozzy.
+ also: an older interview with Ozzy.
+ and: Sharon: “Eminem sings about killing his wife. My husband actually tried to do it.”

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