“I’ve tweeted a handful of occasions since my treasured @POTUS following. To ensure that me to flourish as me, I have to ask you to please lord unfollow me. I like you!!! It’s not you it’s me!!!!” Teigen tweeted on Tuesday.
The former swimsuit mannequin didn’t present any particular motive for the request, leaving a lot of her followers to weigh in on-line. Some assumed she did not need Biden to come back throughout her flippant feedback, whereas others argued it is an honor she bought a observe within the first place.
“Similar when Jenna Marbles adopted me. I’d tweet each silly fool thought I had after which be like ‘oh god, I am so sorry for clogging your timeline with my stupidity,'” one particular person responded.
“Chrissy, if he adopted you, he apparently appreciates your form of Twitter. You do you, boo, and respect that you just may be giving him some leisure :),” one other wrote.
“He doesn’t take a look at the Twitter don’t really feel strain,” one particular person stated.
“Awwwwww , no, he desires you and all of us to be who we’re and he received’t fault you for the way in which you tweet or what you tweet. It’s the rationale he adopted you , he loves you the way in which you’re,” stated one other person.
Teigen has fairly the historical past relating to speaking with politicians on the social media platform. Former President Trump infamously blocked her from the POTUS Twitter account after she feuded with him a number of occasions all through his presidency.
“After 9 years of hating Donald J Trump, telling him ‘lol nobody likes you’ was the straw,” she wrote on the time she introduced the block.
Whereas Teigen appeared unbothered on the time, hours earlier than Biden was sworn in because the 46th president of the US, the star tweeted at him to take away her block for his administration. She later confessed her begging the 46th U.S. president for a observe was only a “dumb joke,” however expressed delight after it got here to fruition.
“OH MY GOD !!!!!!!!!!” John Legend’s spouse wrote on the time.
“my coronary heart oh my god lmao I can lastly see the president’s tweets they usually in all probability received’t be unhinged,” she added in a follow-up tweet, taking yet one more jab at Trump.
As of this writing, the @POTUS account nonetheless follows solely 13 individuals with Teigen being the one superstar.
Fox Information confirmed final month that Twitter had a hand in serving to transition key Twitter accounts associated to White Home enterprise from Trump to Biden.
“As President-elect Biden is sworn in tomorrow, Twitter will facilitate the switch of institutional White Home Twitter accounts, resembling @WhiteHouse, @POTUS, @VP, @FLOTUS, and @PressSec,” a Twitter spokesperson informed Fox Information.
Fox Information’ Tyler McCarthy contributed to this report.