*Wendy Williams is within the crosshairs of parents on social media once more, this time over feedback she made about TikTok star Matima “Swavy” Miller, who died Monday of a deadly gunshot wound.
Williams, 56, spoke concerning the loss of life on Scorching Matters, however solely to say: “I do not know who this individual is … neither does one individual on this constructing.” She then went on to level out that Swavy had extra social media followers than she does.
A clip of the phase, tweeted out Thursday evening, has racked up greater than 3 million views — and a whole lot of 1000’s of indignant responses.
i don’t know what i assumed was gonna occur right here but it surely’s to date previous what i assumed was gonna occur right here https://t.co/ukTXh8hPxv
— Trey Smith (@SlimiHendrix) July 8, 2021
“She is so hateful. Like, she mainly handled the announcement of his loss of life prefer it was humorous gossip,” mentioned one Twitter put up with greater than 70,000 likes. “Why disparage him? Why even speak about him in any respect when you and your viewers are that faraway from even figuring out who he’s? … She actually coaxed laughter from the viewers earlier than asserting this younger man’s homicide.”
“Everyone knows Wendy to be messy and with the s–ts, however this wasn’t cool in any respect,” one other fan chimed in to the tune of 20,000-plus likes. “I don’t know this man, however might he relaxation in peace. I’m sorry his family and friends needed to see this. Wow…”
The Delaware-based teen’s passing was confirmed Tuesday by authorities, who instructed The Publish he was gunned down in broad daylight Monday within the Southbridge neighborhood of Wilmington. Matima Miller, the dancing TikTok star higher often called Swavy and Babyface.S, was 19.