(CMR) Actress Gabourey Sidibe took to the comment section of a post on Instagram to defend herself against rapper, Twista, who fat shamed her using the platform.
Twista shared a photo comparison which pitted Sidibe against Instagram model Bernice Burgos which went viral on Monday (December 7).
The post asks men to choose between Sidibe Option A — a plus-size woman who is financially stable and has no kids — or Option B — Burgos a former reality star with no job, no car and multiple children with several different fathers.
Social media user slammed the post for being insensitive and hurtful, Sidibe also used the platform to defend herself, clapping back at the rapper who was been without a hit for close to a decade.
“Wow. I um…gee @twistgmg I only like you as a rapper I forgot about you in 2005. But good luck with option B!, said Sidibe who responded to a post in which the rapper negatively compared her to Instagram model Burgos.
Sidibe recently announced her engagement to her boyfriend, Brandon Frankel, on Nov. 24, 2020.