The tea is piping sizzling between the cast members of “Teen Mom OG.” Maci Bookout was not going to let Cheyenne Floyd take the warmth in her feud towards Mackenzie Douthit McKee.
McKee discovered herself in sizzling water final yr after she referred to Vice President Kamala Harris as “coloured.” Harris, the primary girl of shade and the primary girl to ascend to the vice presidency, is of Jamaican and Indian descent.”It blows my thoughts that out of all of the superb coloured girls on the earth, that’s the one who’s making historical past,” McKee beforehand wrote.
After going through a swift backlash for her feedback, McKee reached out to Floyd — the one girl of shade on the “Teen Mom OG” cast — to talk. According to Floyd, the dialog did not go effectively and McKee continued to place her “foot in her mouth.”
Floyd claimed McKee was “coached” by MTV producers and met with Color of Change — a nonprofit civil rights advocacy group — to assist educate her about civil rights. But the data, in response to Floyd, did not sink in.
When “Teen Mom OG” cast members began to launch images and movies from the October 2021 reunion, followers rapidly observed McKee was lacking from the promotional materials. In messages that had been deleted — however saved by way of screenshot by “Teen Mom” fan pages — McKee mentioned she was unnoticed as a result of Floyd “hates” her.
“Chey hates me so I did it solo,” McKee wrote after which deleted. “There are modifying me in.”
That’s the place Bookout stepped in:
With all due respect [Mackenzie McKee], there isn’t a modifying on my Instagram web page and if we’ll name issues out then we are able to begin now. As far as I’m involved, you are far too nervous about the way you’re portrayed to individuals than you’re on the way you deal with individuals. If you like, we are able to proceed this dialog elsewhere. If not, I will not take offense to you unfollowing me. Next time you wish to say one thing that begins a dialog, please do not delete it.
Floyd Said MTV Made the Decision to Exclude McKee
Floyd rejected McKee’s assertion that the Oklahoma native was unnoticed of the promotional footage as a result of she “hated” her.
“I’m not a MTV producer… I do not name the pictures,” Floyd wrote on Instagram on October 22, 2021. “But if you happen to really feel the necessity to hold bullying me over issues that have not occurred to make your self really feel seen… be my visitor.”
“You have an odd fixation on me,” she continued. “Your rendition of how issues occurred are past delusional and I want you’d concentrate on your self and depart me alone.”
Floyd Said McKee ‘Doesn’t Get It’
There had been apparently quite a lot of facets of the final reunion that MTV did not air. While the principle focus was on Bookout’s notorious combat together with her son’s paternal grandparents, there was quite a lot of drama effervescent behind the scenes with McKee after she referred to Vice President Harris as “coloured.”
“At the final reunion when she addressed the scenario, additionally they had eye tackle the scenario and it was edited out,” Floyd wrote, in response to Teen Mom Chatter. “They additionally edited out Mackenzie having to be coached time and again on what to say as she continued to say uneducated, ignorant and intensely naive feedback.”
“Every reply she gave she introduced me into it, to the purpose that they stopped filming, obtained her on the telephone with Color of Change once more to elucidate how she was within the improper once more. None of this has been proven. Watching her movie her section confirmed how after the entire calls and historical past periods she acquired she nonetheless simply [doesn’t] get it,” Floyd continued. “She was upset that she needed to apologize or point out the ‘Black Situation.'”