And his spouse, Brittany, is presently underneath hearth after sharing a put up deemed “transphobic” by many on social media.
It began this week when Brittany posted a video on Instagram exhibiting what she seemed like earlier than and after doing her make-up. “I’d actually prefer to thank my dad and mom for not altering my gender after I went by means of my tomboy part. I really like this girly life,” she wrote within the caption.
Whereas some thought it was humorous — together with Jason, who wrote, “Lmao!! Im glad they didn’t too, trigger you and I wouldn’t have labored out.” — Maren Morris and Cassadee Pope weren’t amused.
“You’d suppose celebs with magnificence manufacturers would see the positives in together with LGBTQ+ individuals of their messaging. However as an alternative right here we’re, listening to somebody evaluate their ‘tomboy part’ to somebody eager to transition. Actual good,” Cassadee wrote in a tweet.
Maren chimed in underneath the thread and took her personal jab at Brittany, calling her “Riot Barbie,” seemingly in response to her controversial posts in regards to the storming of the U.S. Capitol. “It’s really easy to, like, not be a scumbag human? Promote your clip-ins and zip it, Riot Barbie,” Maren wrote.
Regardless of the backlash, Brittany doubled down, taking to her Instagram Tales to accuse Cassadee of “advocating for the genital mutilation of youngsters.”
“Some dad and mom wish to be accepted by society so badly that they’re prepared to make life-altering selections for his or her youngsters who aren’t sufficiently old to completely comprehend the implications of their actions,” she continued. “Love is defending your youngster till they’re mature sufficient as an grownup to make their very own life selections. Grateful my dad and mom allowed me to undergo my tomboy part with out altering my gender.”
And he or she shared a message for “Maren,” whom she known as “Karen Morris” earlier than thanking her for calling her Barbie.
This all actually might have been averted if she’d simply made her put up and left the LGBTQ+ group out of it, however what do I do know.