Demetria Obilor, a site visitors reporter at our Dallas sister station WFAA, responds after a Facebook put up that attacked her model went viral.

Hey everybody!

OK, so I am waking up from my Friday nap, proper? Apparently to some controversy… however an entire lotta love.

The controversy is coming from individuals who aren’t too pleased with the way in which that I look on tv, saying, “Oh her body is too big for that dress or she’s too curvy or her hair is unprofessional. It’s crazy. We don’t like it.”

A fast phrase to these folks, that is the way in which that I am constructed. This is the way in which that I used to be born. I am not going wherever, so in the event you do not prefer it, you’ve your choices.

Now to the individuals who present love. I really like you proper again.

You know if you look slightly completely different, folks suppose it is OK to speak to you slightly completely different. And I am on TV, I am unable to clap again how I wanna clap again on a regular basis.

So I am at all times shocked and ceaselessly grateful for everyone, folks I do not even know, who come to my protection, stand subsequent to me and say, “You know what Demetria, you don’t have to put up with this.” And I really like you for that.

Shout out to Chance the Rapper for taking this proper to his Twitter web page and placing the highlight on the negativity as a result of we do not have to place up with this, alright? And we’re not going to.


— Lil Chano From 79th (@chancetherapper) November three, 2017

So, simply as soon as once more, everyone know that I really like you. I admire you and we’re on this collectively.

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