RHOA: “The Cookie Lady” Speaks On Backlash From Show

by Jeremy Spirogis
RHOA "The Cookie Lady," Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore

Viewers of The Real Housewives of Atlanta haven’t been too type to the girl referred to as “the cookie lady.” Fans had been so displeased along with her interplay with friend to the present, Tanya Sam, that they dug up her previous mugshot! She’s now talking out about her look on the present and imagine it or not, she says she’s unbothered.

RHOA "The Cookie Lady," Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore
RHOA “The Cookie Lady,” Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore through Twitter

‘RHOA’ viewers slam “The Cookie Lady”

Kenya Moore had been in an ongoing shade battle with Sam. Moore took offense to Sam sharing that Moore left her wig in a resort with the remainder of the solid after Sam was pissed that Moore had details about Sam’s fiance allegedly making an attempt to flirt with one other lady. The lady in query was launched as “the cookie lady,” an Atlanta bakery proprietor named Shiana White.

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White participated in an ambush to tell Sam of her man’s alleged indiscretions. She was fairly feisty and advised Sam that her fiance flirted along with her, advised her he was single and took her quantity. According to White, he was “all over” her the evening in query. When she snapped at Sam and advised her that she was “f***ing gorgeous,” viewers had sufficient.

They slammed White on Twitter, claiming her abrasiveness was an try and get digicam time. 

“Don’t worry @itsTanyaSam #thecookielady just wants her 10 minutes of fame. She will disappear soon,” one fan wrote.

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They additionally believed that White was exaggerating her interplay with Sam’s fiance. 

“#thecookielady had ZERO receipts tho,” one other declared.

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Viewers took issues a step additional after they found White’s legal historical past, which included her being charged for fraud and sentenced to 2 years probation.

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“The Cookie Lady” says she didn’t intend to harm Tanya Sam

As if the social media backlash wasn’t sufficient, viewers had been so turned off by White’s habits that they left detrimental Yelp critiques on her business web page for her cookie boutique, A Haute Cookie.

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Yelp needed to step in and set a brand new protocol for critiques after White reported the incident. According to Celebrity Insider, Yelp posted a message that reads:

“Unusual Activity Alert. This business recently made waves in the news, which often means people come to this page to post their views on the news. While we don’t take a stand one way or the other when it comes to this news event, we work to verify that the content you see here reflects personal consumer experiences with the business rather than the news itself. As a result, we’ve temporarily disabled the posting of content to this page. You should feel free to post your thoughts about the recent media coverage for this business on Yelp Talk at any time.”


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She additionally determined to interrupt her silence and converse out for the primary time in regards to the ambush in an unique interview with The Jasmine Brand. 

In phrases of how she feels she’s been portrayed on the present, White says she’s not affected attributes all the pieces to enhancing.

“I know myself and who I am at the beginning and end of the day,” she mentioned. “I also know what it takes to make a successful reality show and they have to edit to bring the drama and keep ratings.”

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White additionally stands by her account of Sam’s fiance’s flirtatious habits, calling it “inappropriate and a bit disrespectful.”

While she says her intentions had been to not harm Sam, she doesn’t imagine that Sam was open to listening to her tackle all the pieces. White additionally says she has no regrets about her look on the present, regardless of the detrimental consideration it drew to her business. 

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