The good citizens over at People Magazine might want to look into finding themselves a good PR agent because this latest stunts sure does have people fired up! Thursdays, angry fans ripped People Magazine’s Twitter a brand new one after People tweeted out a very offensive post in response to Viola Davis starring role in the brand new television show “How to Get Away With Murder.”
It seems as though People Magazine has a hard time separating Viola Davis from her role as Aibileen Clark, the maid from the movie The Help.
Angry and offended fans wasted no time letting People know exactly how they felt:
After seeing the reaction from fans, People Magazine quickly tried to rectify the situation by deleting their racist remarks and posting a brief public apology:
People, People, People… Shame on you.
By Monique C Tillman