‘Southern Charm’: Kathryn Dennis Says She Left the GOP in 2012 (Receives More Backlash)

by Jeremy Spirogis
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After receiving backlash for making an attempt to apologize for a racially charged change with an area radio host, Kathryn Dennis from Southern Charm tried one other method and declared she’s not a Republican.

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President Barack Obama was scheduled to talk about the violence in America and Dennis launched a number of tweets in help of the looks. The tweets obtained blowback as a number of followers steered she was solely supporting Obama’s remarks as a publicity stunt. Some of her followers, who’re President Donald Trump supporters didn’t like her tweets both.

But Dennis doubled down insisting she is not a Republican and hasn’t supported the GOP since 2012. Fans identified a 2016 tweet indicated in any other case.

Fans suppose her tweets are just for harm management

Dennis tweeted, “It’s great to hear from a real President. Thanks, Obama.” Responses have been blended ranging between Trump supporters who didn’t just like the tweet to those that thought she was enjoying them. “i’m confused. weren’t you part of the trump boat parade? just asking.” one particular person responded.

Another added, “I think she’s doing damage control from her dm’s where she sent a monkey emoji to a black woman.” Others wrote, “Your damage control is so transparent.” And “It’s amazing how you’ve done a 180 in such a short amount of time…..”

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But Dennis added another tweet in help of Obama. “I’ve been looking more forward to hearing @BarackObama speak than I have been to hearing anything Trump has had to say for the last month. The @GOP is losing its base.”

Fans remind Dennis of her 2016 Trump tweet

Her subsequent tweet was additionally met with opinions but in addition folks blasting her for making an attempt to leverage the state of affairs for private acquire. “Dont you dare try to use this movement to make yourself relevant again. I really liked you because I identified with your struggle. You have fallen back into old patterns of terrible choices. It makes me wonder…,” one particular person wrote.

Dennis then tweeted, “Haven’t been part of the @Gop since 2012. Thankfully. Hearing Obama talk was so encouraging!!” That’s when followers felt the necessity to remind Dennis she publicly supported Trump in 2016. She tweeted, “I’m all for women however, I’m all the way for #Trump #PresidentialDebate #2016.”

An individual shared the 2016 tweet and wrote, “That’s interesting when you previously had this to say.” Another mentioned her administration workforce should be telling her to tweet help for Obama. “Someone’s taking advice from their management team….pandering isn’t flattering.”

‘Southern Charm’ forged has gotten political

Southern Charm alum Thomas Ravenel hasn’t been shy about declaring his support for Trump. But Shep Rose has been extraordinarily vocal about his disdain for Trump and his insurance policies. He’s taken each humorous and severe jabs at Trump on Twitter. “The real question is: Where does trump tan in these uncertain times ?” Rose just lately tweeted. And “Trump has performed wonders for the Nixon family. They can maintain their head excessive now.”

Both Rose and Naomie Olindo attended the Democrat debates in February. Rose was fascinated with the method, sharing quite a lot of pictures and movies on his Instagram story.

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However, Olindo admitted she was nervous about sharing something concerning the occasion for the worry of blowback. “Surreal experience watching last night’s #demdebate in real life,” she wrote. “I was nervous to post this because some people are w i l d and already sending me mean DMs about what they think my political inclinations are but let the record show I’m sharing this because it was a cool experience, not because I affiliate with any particular party OKAY.”

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