“Teen Mom OG” star Maci Bookout was accused of being “drunk” when she broke down throughout a sneak peek clip for “Teen Mom: Family Reunion” shared to Instagram by MTV.
The video begins out with a bunch calling on Bookout to share a susceptible feeling.
“I’m undecided I’m prepared,” Bookout mentioned, earlier than stepping ahead and yelling, “I’m not sufficient.”
“What does ‘sufficient’ imply for you?” the host asks.
“I do not know and I’ve been chasing it my complete life,” Bookout answered whereas wiping away tears. Bookout guessed she’s been “chasing” acceptance.
Bookout — who has three youngsters — mentioned she realized she was “not sufficient” when “I spotted that I discovered confidence in caring for everybody else… Make certain everybody else is OK, and whenever you’re s*** will get actual, go away. Run. Run.”
MTV then lower to a confessional with “Teen Mom OG” star Amber Portwood.”I heard her say one thing that has been identified for a really very long time with numerous the older OGs: she doesn’t put herself first,” Portwood confessed.
Fans Wondered If Bookout Was Drunk During the Scene
The first sneak-peek from the collection garnered tons of of reactions from followers on Reddit. An authentic poster, who requested followers in the event that they’ve seen the clip, amassed 255 upvotes and 350 feedback.
Many individuals commented on Bookout’s obvious intoxication degree.
“Maci is unquestionably drunk,” one commenter wrote.
“Is Maci off her tits? She appears to be slurring her phrases,” one other added.
“How drunk is Maci omg,” a 3rd individual requested. “Are they actually feeding these ladies booze after which making them do faux remedy workout routines? 😂 ridiculous. Can’t wait to look at extra lol.”
Bookout Faced Rumors She Was Mixing Pills & Alcohol
After the final season of “Teen Mom OG” — and with out her ex, Ryan Edwards, for MTV cameras to concentrate on — some followers started to surprise if Bookout was mixing drugs and alcohol.
She has been combating PTSD after witnessing a deadly capturing in October 2020, and a few viewers claimed the Chattanooga, Tennessee, native gave the impression to be slurring her phrases throughout episodes.
Bookout grew to become emotional in the course of the “Teen Mom OG” reunion when host Dr. Drew Pinsky requested her in regards to the relationship between her husband, Taylor McKinney, and her eldest son, 12-year-old Bentley, whom she shares with Edwards.
Earlier within the season she had playfully referred to McKinney as a “Benny thief,” however Bookout admitted to combating the duo’s bond.
Reunion host Dr. Drew Pinsky requested Bookout about her bond with Bentley. Earlier within the season, she accused McKinney of being a “Benny thief” as a result of her husband was spending extra time together with her son.
“If I’m being sincere it hasn’t actually improved,” Bookout mentioned. She referred to as herself “egocentric” and mentioned she has an “unhealthy relationship with emotion.”
“It was form of bizarre as a result of I’m like, I do not know if it is a pure manner of feeling and I simply form of at all times to myself would simply be like ‘simply be grateful that they’ve a relationship,'” she confessed.
The emotion Bookout emitted in the course of the second felt disjointed to some followers, which is the place a number of the capsule and alcohol allegations got here into play.
Bookout, 30, and McKinney, 32, have two youngsters collectively — 6-year-old Jayde Carter and 5-year-old Maverick.