Brit calls Kelly Clarkson ‘chunky monkey’

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LONDON--It's no big secret that Kelly Clarkson is larger than she was when she won American Idol. Hey, it happens to the best of us, right? Lots of celebs have gained a few pounds over the years. Heck, a lot of NON-celebs have gained a few, too!

But when Kelly performed her new song on British TV, a woman named Katie Hopkins sent the tweet heard round the world.

hopkins tweet for web

"What happened to Kelly Clarkson?" the tweet read. "Did she eat all of her backing singers? Happily I have wide screen."

Hey, what's your problem?

A British entertainment magazine caught up with Kelly. They asked her about Katie Hopkins' comments and the Burleson native said, "who is she?"

Courtesy Omarosa.com

Courtesy Omarosa.com

Ha! Good question!

You might call Katie Hopkins the "Omarosa" of the U.K.

She starred on a season of "The Apprentice" in Britain back in 2007 and just won't go away.

 

Katie Hopkins QuoteE-Online and a lot of other sites refer to Hopkins as the "most hated woman in Britain."

In a TV interview, Hopkins called Kelly a "chunky monkey."

 

Kelly Clarkson responds to a British celebrity's comments about her weight.

Kelly Clarkson responds to a British celebrity's comments about her weight.

But Kelly didn't let it get to her. She told the British magazine, "I'm happy and I'm confident and feeling good. That's always been my thing."

Let's hope more victims of "fat shaming" can stay that strong!