Sonja Morgan might say she loves her gays, however the feedback she was caught making about queer and trans fashions at New York Trend Week counsel she may stand to reevaluate her language about members of the LGBTQ+ group.
Morgan, 55, joined fellow “Actual Housewives of New York” stars Dorinda Medley, Luann de Lesseps and Ramona Singer on the Garo Sparo present as a part of New York Trend Week on Tuesday, the place Tinsley Mortimer made a catwalk cameo.
“Who’s that?” Morgan might be heard asking Medley, 54, in a video she posted to her Instagram Tales of drag queen Miz Cracker on the catwalk. “Oh, that’s a man, proper?”
The “RHONY” solid member might be heard making comparable offensive remarks in a now-deleted video of transgender mannequin Yasmine Petty on the runway.
“Properly, with a physique like that, it’s a man,” Medley remarked. “That’s a man.”
“Yeah, with a physique like that it’s a man, you’re completely proper,” Morgan commented.
“I used to be actually excited to do the style present for Garo Sparo for New York Trend Week as a result of he was utilizing fashions of range,” Petty instructed Web page Six Model after the present.
“And I knew they have been filming the ‘Housewives of New York’ and I knew they have been entrance row and actually, as I used to be strolling down the runway, I heard them making these statements.”
She famous that the ladies might be seen laughing as she walks down the runway — though it’s unclear why — in one other video taken from the occasion.
“It’s fairly disheartening and disappointing, particularly at the present time in age and being in New York Metropolis,” Petty added.
“My philosophy is that folks can’t select their sexual orientation. They will’t select their gender identification. They will’t select or not select to have a incapacity or a psychological sickness and even their race, however issues folks can select to do is to not be impolite and merciless to folks over issues they don’t have any management over.”
This isn’t the primary time the “RHONY” solid have brought on drama at Trend Week. Final September, they “made such a scene” on the Pamella Roland presentation, “simply speaking tremendous loud by way of the entire present.” It’s unclear whether or not they made any remarks concerning the fashions, nonetheless.
“We have now a historical past as long-standing supporters of the LGBTQ group in some ways and apologize for our offensive feedback on the vogue present,” Morgan and Medley instructed Web page Six Model in an announcement.