13 Tweets Dragging Amber Rose for Her Comments About Women From Philadelphia

HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20:  Amber Rose attends the Kat Von D Beauty Fragrance Launch Press Party #SAINTANDSINNER  at Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on June 20, 2017 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for KAT VON D BEAUTY)

13 Tweets Dragging Amber Rose for Her Comments About Women From Philadelphia

Muva gets burned for saying she's the only bad b*tch to come from the area.

Published July 28, 2017

Amber Rose, you in danger, girl.

The internet is clapping back hard at the author and Slut Walk founder after an interview surfaced of Rose basically saying she comes from an area, South Philly, where people aren't "traditionally attractive," and that the burden of being beautiful took its toll.

“I don’t know how I can say this without sounding f*cked up, but a lot of the people where I’m from aren’t traditionally attractive people,” Rose said. “For me, being blessed with beauty, as beautiful women know, is a blessing and a curse. To grow up in such an area and be blessed with beauty, it was very difficult for me.”

She continued that she “never felt like [she] belonged there” because she “always felt bigger than the city” is.

  1. See Amber's full interview below. Admittedly, it looks like a lot of drinks were involved, but that doesn't give Amber a pass for what she said (and repeated a few times):

  2. Amber later gave a sort-of apology, explaining that doing interviews is difficult:

  3. Twitter isn't having it, though (and for good reason). Folks went in on Amber for basically saying she's better looking than the Black women she grew up with:

Written by Evelyn Diaz

(Photo: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for KAT VON D BEAUTY)

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