Private messages between “Teen Mom OG” stars Mackenzie McKee and Cheyenne Floyd have been seemingly leaked and posted to Reddit.
Fans maintained McKee was “not the sufferer” for involving Floyd after she known as Vice President Kamala Harris a “coloured” lady after she ascended to the function in January 2021. Others accused McKee of racism.
“Thank you for being so variety and candy explaining to individuals why that phrase was offensive. You dealt with it with such class,” McKee wrote to Floyd after the “Teen Mom OG” reunion in April 2021.
“People ought to ask questions and do their very own analysis to develop and be taught, even when it means being uncomfortable and unlearning what we as soon as knew. Most of us (POC) are by no means offended when somebody asks, so long as it is requested with real intention,” Floyd responded.
“Karen was real in her query and accepted the reply for what it was,” the mother-of-two continued. “She did not double down or attempt to argue. It was a easy alternate that exhibits how these conversations ought to go.”
“Yes. I want extra of us may have these wholesome conversations. However, I may solely think about how exhausted you all are with the ignorance on the market. If extra of us (as in me) might be prepared to hear, be taught, and analysis,” McKee answered. “I imagine we will head in the precise course.”
Most Fans on Reddit Sided With Floyd
Most of the responses to the alternate condemned McKee’s messages to Floyd.
“She had me within the first half I’m not gonna lie,” one fan wrote. “Then I noticed that second slide and OOF.”
Some individuals puzzled if MTV was going to fireside McKee for her feedback. The community launched former “Teen Mom OG” star Taylor Selfridge from her contract after earlier “racist” feedback have been unearthed.
“Being dumb as a doorknob doesn’t excuse Mackenzie’s ignorance,” they stated. “All she is doing by digging her heels in, is placing herself able the place MTV goes to finish up firing her. Mack is certainly probably the most expendable one on the sinking ship that’s OG.”
Others accused McKee of purposely being naive and accused her of racism.
“She is aware of what she’s doing enjoying on the ignorant white woman stereotype, she is aware of she will get a go and folks on this sub prepared to defend her after she was racist in the direction of one of many kids within the cast show she is doing it proper,” they stated. “And i betcha some customers will spam this publish calling different cast members racist to show the scenario round.”
McKee Was Left Out of the ‘Teen Mom OG’ Reunion
The newest reunion in October 2021 was the second time McKee’s feedback about Harris have been introduced up.
MTV hasn’t revealed a cause why, however McKee claimed manufacturing had her movie her segments together with whereas the remainder of the “Teen Mom OG” cast — Floyd, Amber Portwood, Catelynn Baltierra and Maci Bookout — have been all collectively. Photos posted by the cast confirmed Mckee wasn’t there.
McKee claimed she despatched a personal message to Floyd saying she once more was sorry for the final time. Instead of responding, Floyd unfollowed her on Twitter.
“Everyone was asking why I wasn’t within the images and I stated I feel it is as a result of Cheyenne hates me,” McKee stated in a video in regards to the October 2021 reunion. “I do not know what the rationale was however I do know the schedule modified as quickly as I stated sorry to her. I’m confused, I’m misplaced and now Maci’s mad at me.”
After McKee claimed she was excluded from the reunion as a result of Floyd “hated” her, Bookout defended her co-star.
“As far as I’m involved, you are far too nervous about the way you’re portrayed to individuals than you might be on the way you deal with individuals,” Bookout wrote in a now-deleted publish, captured by fan web page Teen Mom Chatter. “If you favor, we will 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.”