Entertainment Chrissy Teigen Breaks Monthlong Silence After Backlash Over Bullying Tweets: “I Was A Troll…And I Am So Sorry”
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Now it's about cooking and model Chrissy's teeth on! Nasty news about the social media platform Twitter will be fatal after years - and bring your career into a dangerous imbalance. © Getty Images Chrissy Teing Only a few weeks ago Chrissy Teichen , 35, with her Twitter account because she could not handle the partly negative comments. Now comes out: The model apparently belonged to the users who should have made life difficult with nasty tweets others.
, ’s former queen of stinging repartee who once gave as good as she got in a 280-character with (then) President Donald Trump, sounded a much more measured tone in her first online post since May 12.
“It has been a VERY humbling few weeks,” Teigen began inwhich she also shared to her over 50 million followers on social media. She was referring to the fallout from the controversy surrounding old tweets that showed her cyber bullying former reality star .
The Lip Sync Battle co-host went on to say that, in the time since her last post, “I’ve been sitting in a hole of deserved global punishment, the ultimate ‘sit here and think about what you’ve done.'”
Chrissy Teigen Drops Out Of Netflix’s ‘Never Have I Ever’ After Online Bullying Scandal
Chrissy Teigen is exiting “Never Have I Ever”, the Mindy Kaling-created Netflix comedy centring on an Indian-American teenage girl, following the controversy that ensued when Courtney Stodden accused Teigen of cyberbullying. Stodden, whose pronouns are they/them, told The Daily Beast that Teigen had encouraged them to kill themselves via private Twitter messages 10 years ago. “She wouldn’t just publicly tweet about wanting me to take ‘a dirt nap’ but would privately DM me and tell me to kill myself,” Stodden said.
In that time, Teigenof the upcoming second season of Netflix’s coming-of-age comedy series , with her voice-over removed from an already-produced episode.
I’ve apologized publicly to one person, but there are others — and more than just a few — who I need to say I’m sorry to. I’m in the process of privately reaching out to the people I insulted. It’s like my own version of that show My Name is Earl! I understand that they may not want to speak to me. I don’t think I’d like to speak to me. (The real truth in all of this is how much I actually cannot take confrontation.) But if they do, I am here and I will listen to what they have to say, while apologizing through sobs.
There is simply no excuse for my past horrible tweets. My targets didn’t deserve them. No one does. Many of them needed empathy, kindness, understanding and support, not my meanness masquerading as a kind of casual, edgy humor.
Chrissy Teigen Says She Hopes Her Kids 'Recognize My Evolution' as She Apologizes for Past Tweets
In her public apology, Chrissy Teigen says she hopes son Miles, 3, and daughter Luna, 5, see how she's grown to embrace kindness in her everyday lifeOn Monday, the Cravings author penned a blog post in which she further breaks her silence after apologizing last month for previously bullying Courtney Stodden on social media. In the essay, Teigen explains that there is "simply no excuse for my past horrible tweets" and that "I was a troll, full stop. And I am so sorry.
I was a troll, full stop. And I am so sorry.
Teigen further admitted that she “was insecure, immature and in a world where I thought I needed to impress strangers to be accepted.”
Teigen went on to say she’s had therapy and “more therapy.”
She ended with the following:
“I ask that you allow me, as I promise to allow you, to own past mistakes and be given the opportunity to seek self improvement and change.”
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John Legend Claims Designer Michael Costello Fabricated Direct Messages From Chrissy Teigen .
John Legend tweeted that DMs between fashion designer Michael Costello and Chrissy Teigen, in which she allegedly bullied him, are illegitimate. “Chrissy apologized for her public tweets, but after her apology, Mr Costello fabricated a DM exchange between them,” wrote Legend, to his 13.9M followers on Twitter. “This exchange was made up, completely fake, never happened.” He included a link to a Business Insider story, in which a member of Teigen’s team confirmed the direct messages on Instagram — which were posted by Costello on June 14 but have now been deleted — were fabricated.