American model Chrissy Teigen is now the latest celebrity to quit Twitter on Wednesday after a backlash.
Before the cookbook author quit Twitter on Wednesday, she experienced a reprisal after announcing the launch of a line of plant-based cleaning products, in partnership with reality TV star Kris Jenner.
Before this development occurred, there has been some speculations in posts often carrying racist or misogynistic overtones on Twitter. To make matters worse, it was also alleged that these activities were from users with anonymous accounts.
Meanwhile, many people including users of Twitter have Some users accused her of “selling out” during a time of pandemic-induced economic anxiety, while others questioned her commitment to environmental protection, given her family’s regular use of private jets.
Her comments on Twitter has gone viral, especially the one she wrote in a tweet Wednesday, shortly before deactivating her account, which had more than 13 million followers.
She wrote, “It’s time for me to say goodbye,”
“This no longer serves me as positively as it serves me negatively, and I think that’s the right time to call something.”
“My desire to be liked and fear of pissing people off has made me somebody you didn’t sign up for, and a different human than I started out here as! Live well, tweeters.”