‘RHONY’ Alum Carole Radziwill Shades Megyn Kelly, Reminds Fans She Was Fired for Defending Blackface

by Jeremy Spirogis
Carole Radziwill and Megyn Kelly

Carole Radziwill from The Real Housewives of New York City is a best-selling writer and journalist. The former Bravo star left the fact present after season 10 and it’s exactly that season that she just lately recalled in a tweet. Radziwill slammed Megyn Kelly after the latter tweeted about Jacob Blake. The author then reminded her followers that she was fired from her NBC discuss present for defending Luann de Lesseps, her former co-star.

Carole Radziwill and Megyn Kelly
Carole Radziwill and Megyn Kelly | Patrick Ecclesine/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images / Nathan Congleton/NBC

What did Cardole Radziwill say about Megyn Kelly?

It all began when Kelly tweeted a information story from Daily Mail that claimed “Jacob Blake was armed with a KNIFE when copes shot him,” in response to the Wisconsin Attorney General. As you could know, Blake is a Black man that was shot within the again seven instances by Wisconsin police when he allegedly reached for his knife.

Radziwill noticed Kelly’s tweet and was not about to let her slide. She made some extent to remind everybody how she misplaced her job by defending blackface.

“This simply in from a girl who was fired for defending Luann de Lesseps sporting BLACKFACE to a RHONY social gathering,” Radziwill tweeted. “Word is the knife was planted in the car by the cops. Sit down Megyn Kelly.”

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Radziwill was ticked off, like the remainder of the nation, with journalists pushing an agenda that tries to demonize the sufferer.

“Can Megyn Kelly get fired again or is that double jeopardy?” Radziwill requested in one other tweet.

Kelly went on to tweet a quote by Ben Shapiro that states the media is setting a racist narrative and no quantity of proof will matter, making an attempt to vilify Blake.

“Evidence? Shot 7 times in the back with babies in the car. You only need eyes to see it was unjustified and racist,” the journalist fired back at Kelly. “This is what gaslighting is. Don’t make me have to post the hundreds of videos of white men with guns and knives threatening police.”

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Carole Radziwill posts Luann de Lesseps’s video

Kelly tweeted as soon as once more taking a quote out of an opinion piece saying the incident involving Blake was not system racism it was an “example of resisting arrest.”

“Resisting arrest isn’t a death sentence in this country,” Radziwill said. “Your RHONY hero Luann de Lesseps resisted arrested and she or he isn’t lifeless. Rayshard Brooks wasn’t whilst drunk as De Lesseps. Don’t make me post that video. What the f**ok is fallacious with you?”

Radziwill proceeded to hyperlink to the video the place her former RHONY co-star was seen getting arrested and taking off her handcuffs.

“If you’re confused: This is what resisting arrest looks like,” she added. “[De Lesseps] was arrested for assaulting a cop. She threatened to kill him. None of the men you mention laid a hand on a cop. They’re all dead. She is still on TV.”

“[Kelly] has no point except demonizing Black men and supporting white nationalists,” Radziwill continued.

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Did Megyn Kelly actually get fired for supporting Luann de Lesseps?

During RHONY Season 10, the women go to a Halloween social gathering the place Radziwill went as Amelia Earhart. At the identical occasion, De Lesseps arrived sporting a giant afro wig and her complexion darkened. The Countess mentioned she was there as Diana Ross. At the time, Radziwill was the one one to name her out for blackface.

When the subject was raised on Kelly’s NBC present she defended the Halloween costume saying it was “OK” to do blackface when she was a child “as long as you were dressing like a character.”

The remark drew backlash that by the following day she apologized for her remarks.

“I want to begin with two words: I’m sorry,” she mentioned again in October 2018. “I defended the idea [of blackface], saying that as long it was respectful and part of a Halloween costume, that it seemed OK. Well, I was wrong, and I am sorry.”

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Kelly’s present was placed on maintain and NBC distanced itself from her, which Radziwill remembered.

“Imagine getting fired out of your $50 million greenback community gig for defending a Bravo Real Housewives prerogative to put on black face,” she wrote.

In the aftermath of all of the controversy, De Lesseps mentioned she didn’t do blackface.

“I had bronzer on that I wear normally like the rest of my skin,” she mentioned on Watch What Happens Live. “I’m tan, like right now. So I didn’t add anything to or would ever, ever dream of doing a blackface. Ever.”

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