Chrissy Teigen Apologizes for ‘Tone Deaf’ Joke About Her Mom

Chrissy Teigen Apologizes for 'Tone Deaf' Joke About Her Mom

Chrissy Teigen has apologized for a joke she made on Twitter about her mom Vilailuck “Pepper” Teigen‘s spending habits.

The 33-year-old Cravings author was called out by fans for pointing out her family’s wealth by mentioning that her mom buys many pairs of AirPods because she constantly loses them.

“my mom treats her air pods like they’re disposable. buys a few a month. she says they would be easier to not lose if they had….a cord,” Chrissy tweeted on Wednesday.

The next day, Chrissy realized she made a mistake.

“Oh man I haven’t checked my mentions for a bit and I didn’t realize how many people were super pissed off about this. It was meant as a joke (and exaggeration) about how my mom doesn’t realize air pods are with a cord are headphones but it came across as super tone deaf and icky,” Chrissy wrote. “I promise I will not always say the right thing in the right way but I also promise I hate disappointing or pissing you guys off. I’m sorry and I will do better to not be such an asshole.

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