Actual Housewives of Salt Lake Metropolis’s Mary Cos is creating controversy over feedback she made about race.
Cos, who’s Black, had beforehand mentioned throughout an episode of the Bravo present that “If I am going to a 7-11 and I see Black individuals, I am going to a special 7-11.” Then, in the course of the reunion particular, she stepped in it once more, revealing she’s not interested in Black males.
“My style of Black guys, that’s not my style…” she informed host Andy Cohen.
The feedback precipitated confusion because of the truth that Cos married her stepgrandfather, Robert Cos Sr., who’s Black. When reminded of the very fact, she responded: “Effectively, he’s white…yeah, I imply lighter…He’s Black however my choice is lighter guys…I want to enhance on the best way I convey issues…The best way I say issues can come throughout offensive. I feel all colours of Black are stunning and I’m happy with it and I’m happy with my tradition.”
The feedback came to visit a month after Cos tried to make clear her “7-11” remarks from the RHOSLC episode in query. “I mentioned I’ve a concern when guys are standing out in entrance of a comfort retailer,” she informed Cohen throughout an episode of Watch What Occurs Reside.
When Cohen requested if she was particularly referring to Black males, Cos responded saying, “I’m Black. My son is Black.”