South Bronx graffiti crew suing J. Lo for using work without permission

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South Bronx graffiti crew, Tats Cru, is suing former Fly Girl Jennifer Lopez for what they claim is a copyright violation, after Jenny from the block featured their spraypainted designs in a Fiat 500 commercial sans permission. Said fed-up crew member Wilfredo Feliciano:

"That's enough. This has happened to us in the past, and it's not cool. We had to do something about it. Everyone started congratulating us on the commercial and we're like, what commercial?"

I don't blame Tats Cru for trying to get theirs, because, unless your name is Banksy, bombing buildings with cool images probably isn't too lucrative a pastime. Lopez, I'm sure, wasn't thinking about immorally swiping some background graffiti for use in a car commercial. But a more troubling issue with the commercial, as it turns out, involves something other than the illegal use of an "I Heart the Bronx" mural.

As much as Lopez wants to play up her street cred, which helped her land the multi-million-dollar Fiat deal in the first place, it seems she's a bit of a fraud. The Smoking Gun learned from sources that, in the commercial, where Lopez is supposed to be driving through the streets of her old Bronx neighborhood, a body double was actually being used.  Meanwhile, homegirl was back in L.A. An L.A. digital production studio named Big Block was apparently hired to make it look like Lopez was cruising through the mean streets, when, in actuality, she was probably taking an Evian bath out there on the west coast, while laughing maniacally at the thought of driving a $20,000 subcompact.

As if that wasn't enough, J. Lo was getting heat for blatantly planting a Fiat in the middle of the stage for her recent American Music Awards performance, in which she danced around in a glittering body stocking. Questlove of The Roots was definitely not feeling it, tweeting, "Yo. I know I didn't just see that dumb Fiat. I KNOW I didn't just see that friggin' Fiat." And John Legend tweeted in response, "That had to be the most shameless thing I've ever seen in a performance. I was genuinely shocked." Looks like someone's ghetto pass has been permanently revoked.