"Excuse me while I throw up": Twitter smacks down Cosmo for anointing the Kardashians “America’s First Family"

"Please Give The Real America's First Family The Respect They Deserve. Sincerely, Everyone."


Anna Silman
October 5, 2015 6:53PM (UTC)

Magazine covers featuring Kim Kardashian tend to ignite their fair share of controversy, and the cover of this month’s Cosmopolitan is no exception.

Specifically, not everyone was happy with the magazine's decision to dub the ladies of the Kardashian-Jenner clan (minus Caitlyn) “America’s First Family” on the front of their October issue.

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Many Twitter users found the photo disrespectful to America's real first family, although there is an argument to be made that the photo isn't offensive, merely premature — Kanye doesn't take office until 2020, after all.

Here's what people are saying:

 


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