Former White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attacked superstar mannequin Chrissy Teigen as a “nasty troll” for daring to insult his “always elegant” spouse, Ivanka Trump.
Kushner made the nasty remark Friday on the radio program “The Hugh Hewitt Show” whereas extolling his spouse’s purported accomplishments “empowering women” and “helping people find a balance in their lives” as a businesswoman.
But the identical individuals who had as soon as “praised” his spouse started “attacking her, often viciously and very cruelly,” when she joined her dad’s White House administration, additionally as a senior adviser, Kushner complained.
He singled out Teigen, calling her one of many “nasty trolls who would just say the most awful, horrible things about her.” Kushner stated Ivanka “would always brush if off, but I would imagine it had to hurt.”
The outspoken Teigen has continuously criticized Ivanka Trump and her father.
In a panel dialogue at a House Democratic Caucus retreat in 2019, she harshly criticized the previous first daughter for her lack of empathy whereas her father pushed a coverage to separate youngsters from their immigrant dad and mom on the southern border.
It’s “painful to see” pictures and movies of heart-wrenching separations with sobbing youngsters, Teigen stated on the time, and “it’s a painful thing to see such a complete lack of empathy by people like Ivanka.” Teigen is at present anticipating her third baby with musician John Legend.
During the peak of the controversial border coverage in early 2018, Ivanka Trump posed on social media hugging one in all her personal youngsters. Donald Trump’s sister Maryanne Trump Barry referred to as “that damn Ivanka” — a “mini Donald” —“oblivious” for placing this “picture of the ‘Madonna [Ivanka] and Child’ on Instagram when the big news of the day was how children are getting ripped away from their parents.”
Ivanka Trump did tweet a thanks to her father after he stated he determined to finish the coverage he began. Yet a 12 months later, when pressed about tons of of kids nonetheless separated from their households, she stated the issue wasn’t in her “portfolio.”
Teigen, as many others did, additionally attacked a tweet by Ivanka Trump posing with a can of Goya beans to plug the product after the corporate’s CEO stated the nation was “blessed” to have her dad as president. The stunt triggered ethics complaints over guidelines barring plugs for personal merchandise by federal officers.
The Trumps had been cracking down on migrants coming into the U.S. on the Mexican border on the identical time the household was plugging a meals firm based by Spanish immigrants and nonetheless run by the identical household.
Donald Trump, identified for his personal racy language, as soon as referred to Teigen as Legend’s “filthy-mouthed wife.” Teigen had quite a comeback for that one.
Shortly earlier than Joe Biden’s inauguration, Teigen tweeted to Trump: “History will not be kind to you, you absolute psychopath. But I never was anyhow.”
Teigen has but to answer Kushner.
Listen to the entire Kushner interview here.