Maren Morris is sick of individuals hiding behind their social media accounts!
The favored singer has been within the information lately for her ongoing feud with fellow nation crooner Jason Aldean‘s spouse, Brittany Aldean. As Perezcious readers will recall, that spat first erupted late final month after Brittany posted what Maren thought-about to be a transphobic touch upon Instagram.
Now, the My Church hitmaker is looking out the trolls and bullies who’ve been attacking her for weeks on Brittany’s behalf! And truthfully, good for Maren for saying it like this!
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On Wednesday, Morris appeared on the I’m Listening podcast. She used the chance to speak about what it’s been prefer to expertise, in her personal phrases, a lot “bullying” on-line.
The massive concern, Maren candidly revealed, is the eliminated anonymity that comes together with social media:
“Individuals can cowardly conceal behind their cellphone screens.”
Critically! Individuals can say just about no matter they need anonymously on-line, and a few dangerous actors severely benefit from that to lob inappropriate, disturbing, and even violent s**t at celebs — in addition to common folks!
Maren additionally defined how this “cowardly” conduct actually issues her when it’s levied at weak folks:
“I completely really feel for the youngsters which are coping with that as a result of I’m the place I’m at and I nonetheless take care of that. It by no means actually ends, and it’s not whether or not you’re bullied as a public determine or a child, you’re simply at all times gonna face some type of adversity or somebody that’s attempting to puncture your balloon of happiness.”
She’s proper, in fact. And it’s effectively stated. However are there options??
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As Perezcious readers will recall, this has all been brewing for a month now. In late August, the Filth Street Anthem singer’s spouse took to her IG account with this regarding message that began the entire thing:
“I’d actually prefer to thank my dad and mom for not altering my gender after I went by means of my tomboy section. I like this girly life”
Jason beloved his spouse’s snarky (and transphobic) take, and reacted approvingly within the feedback:
“Lmao!! Im glad they didn’t too, trigger you and I wouldn’t have labored out.”
However hours later, Morris jumped into the fray and tried to defend LGBT youth within the course of.
She referred to as Brittany “Rebellion Barbie” in her response, by way of Twitter, writing:
“It’s really easy to, like, not be a scumbag human? Promote your clip-ins and zip it, Rebellion Barbie.”
The feud blew up from there.
Aldean’s long-time PR agency dumped him days later. Brittany then appeared on Tucker Carlson‘s Fox Information primetime present to state her case as soon as once more. She instructed the much more controversial pundit:
“I’m advocating for kids. I believe that kids shouldn’t be allowed to make these life-changing choices at such a younger age. They aren’t mature sufficient.”
Extra lately, Maren revealed to the Los Angeles Instances that she does “not really feel comfy” attending this yr’s CMA Awards arising in November amid the heated feud. Her album Humble Quest is up for Album of the 12 months on the occasion, in order that no-show can be a giant deal.
What do y’all make of how this feud has performed out, Perezcious readers??
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