Kim Kardashian claims she was “taken out of context”She said that women in business should include women “get your f—king a—es up and work,”And that it “seems like nobody wants to work these days.”The controversial comments were made by the Kardashians’ star during an interview. VarietyInterview with me earlier this month. During a stop by Good Morning AmericaKardashian acknowledged Monday that it isn’t possible to achieve overnight success for people who aren’t born with the same privileges as her.
Kardashian told GMARobin Roberts, co-anchor in the comments “became a soundbite”Without context. “That sound bite came off the notion and the question right before, which was after 20 years of being in the business, you’re famous for being famous,” Kardashian said. “And I… my whole tone and attitude changed with the previous question that went into that question about what advice would you give to women.”
EXCLUSIVE – Kim Kardashian responds to backlash against women in business comments “It wasn’t a blanket statement towards women … it was taken out of context, but I’m really sorry if it was received that way.”@robinrobertshttps://t.co/kWY5S6eOU4 pic.twitter.com/C15OoEIJz2
— Good Morning America (@GMA) March 28, 2022
SKIMS CEO said that she didn’t intend for it to be interpreted as an endorsement. “blanket statement”All women. “It wasn’t a blanket statement towards women or to feel like I don’t respect the work or think that they don’t work hard,”Roberts was told by she. “I know that they do. It was taken out of context, but I’m really sorry if it was received that way.”
“I have the best advice for women in business,” Kardashian told Variety. “Get your f-king a- up and work. It seems like nobody wants to work these days.”She later dismissed critics that accused her and her family being famous simply for being famous.
“Who gives a f—,”She went on. “We focus on the positive. We work our a-s off. If that’s what you think, then sorry. We just don’t have the energy for that. We don’t have to sing or dance or act; we get to live our lives – and hey, we made it. I don’t know what to tell you.”
These comments quickly became viral after Variety tweeted them. Many thought it was disrespectful to women born without privilege or who didn’t grow-up in Beverly Hills. “I think if you grew up in Beverly Hills with super successful parents in what was simply a smaller mansion… nobody needs to hear your thoughts on success/work ethic,”Jameela Jamil, actress Tweet. “This same 24 hours in the day shit is a nightmare. 99.9% of the world grew up with a VERY different 24 hours.”
“Kim Kardashian telling women in business to get their asses up and work the day after International Women’s Day has to be the biggest joke of the year,”One Twitter user Comment. “Kim Kardashian acting as if she has better work ethic than other women in this country is INSANE to me,”Another Write. “You come from maximum privilege, and on top of that, your entire existence and relevancy is from controversy. what are you known for that is productive?”