“I can put on and never put on no matter I need,” Cardi tweeted in response.
Cardi B simply retains on clapping again. On Tuesday morning (Jan. 22), City Girls' “Twerk” video, that includes Cardi B, got here beneath query by conservative columnist Stephanie Hamill. “In the period of #MeToo how precisely does this empower ladies?” Hamill tweeted, with a clip of the “Twerk” video hooked up. Hamill additionally advised “leftists” and Cardi B to “be at liberty to chime in” — and chime in Cardi B did.
“It says to ladies that I can put on and never put on no matter I need,” Cardi tweeted again, “do [whatever] I need and that NO nonetheless means NO. So Stephanie chime in..If I twerk and be half bare does that imply I need to get raped and molested ? I need to know what a conservative girl such as you thinks.”
In one other tweet instantly following, Cardi spoke extra broadly about criticism she has been receiving: “All these conservatives been harassing me and telling me probably the most disgusting issues these previous few days.
“Listen I’m not telling ya to show liberal all I’m saying is to confess that your president is fuckin up this nation proper now! Liberal or conservative we ALL undergo as residents.”
Hamill replied to Cardi’s retorts by agreeing that “no means no, it doesn’t matter what” however stood by her preliminary judgment that the “Twerk” video objectifies ladies, earlier than acknowledging that “possibly I’m only a hater as a result of I can’t twerk. Come on my present, debate me!”
Wale got here to Cardi’s protection by tweeting at Hamill that her level “made no sense” and he or she ought to “simply say you jealous,” however everyone knows Cardi doesn’t want anyone to assist her defend herself.
“Twerk” was launched final week as a single from City Girls that includes Cardi B, and the video reveals Cardi — typically with solely physique paint protecting her — City Girls’ Yung Miami and lots of different ladies twerking, because the title suggests.
This is simply the most recent of many latest examples the place Cardi has clashed publicly with conservatives on-line, together with an Instagram video the place Cardi known as out President Trump for the federal government shutdown on Jan. 16 and a Twitter warfare with Fox News persona Tomi Lahren over the weekend.