Simply because of all the drama it prompted on social media last year, folks are even now conversing about “hymengate.” This refers to the condition in which rapper T.I. Harris talked openly likely with his daughter, Deyjah Harris, to OB-GYN appointments. The statements ended up fulfilled with fierce backlash. From the appears to be of it, the Harris household wishes to move on from it, but it doesn’t appear like that is occurring, thanks to social media.
T.I. not too long ago stated that he thought individuals “jumped to conclusions”
T.I. found himself in a load of controversy back in 2019 right after he said that he goes with Deyjah, who is 18, to her OB-GYN appointments to make confident her “hymen is intact.” He spoke about it on the podcast, Women Like Us.
For months, T.I. acquired critiques who this behavior which was termed misogynistic and sexist. It was also a storyline on the most latest time of their VH1 tv collection, T.I. and Very small: The Friends and Family Hustle. For the duration of the episodes, Deyjah uncovered that the ordeal embarrassed her and that it was traumatizing.
Just previous 7 days, T.I. slammed men and women that criticized him. He advised The Breakfast Club that his remarks have been misconstrued and blown out of proportion. “All the other folks who jumped to conclusions and got into some odd freaky s**t, gentleman, f**k y’all, ’cause that ain’t by no means been Tip,” he said. “Tip ain’t never ever rocked like that. These folks who assumed, ‘Oh, he’s in the exam area with her.’ I by no means stated that…Those individuals who assumed, ‘He made her do it versus her will.’ I never explained that.”
Followers considered that Deyjah Harris subtweeted her father
Monday, Deyjah sent out a tweet that lots of fans right away assumed was about her father, looking at the aftermath of his statements about her health practitioner appointments. She tweeted, “watch how you converse to your children. i do not treatment how outdated they are, they however deserve the identical respect that you be expecting in return.”
When a admirer estimate tweeted her and stated that a lot of occasions, small children really do not get a say in how they are treated for the reason that they are youthful, Deyjah responded and explained that matters will change. “[B]ut the good point about this era is that we will all be much improved moms and dads and know what to do/say or what NOT to do/say to our little ones, no make a difference what age they are,” she wrote.
T.I. rebuffs this claim, sharing a text information thread with his young children
Numerous websites, including The Shade Home, began reporting on Deyjah’s tweet. As the tweet ongoing to obtain traction T.I. commented on The Shade Room’s Instagram write-up, accusing the outlet of making a big deal out of nothing. “Y’all reaching,” he reported. Every single grownup felt this way as an adolescent at some stage in daily life. Only variance in this article is…she’s TI’s daughter. Let he[r] Dwell Cuzz…. she finding her put in the entire world & doesn’t are worthy of to be below the microscope each individual phase of the way. I can deal with that force & I welcome it,so utilize it to ME… go away her tf Alone you should. Sincerely, A loving Father.”
The rapper was not completed just after that. On his have Instagram site, he shared a collection of texts which bundled Deyjah. Although we really do not know every particular person in the group thread, it looks to be one that consists of his little ones, supplied the truth that both Deyjah and a person of his sons, Domani, are the two in there.
In the textual content thread, Deyjah claimed, “It’s normally some BS. I did not remedy their DM for a explanation and they nevertheless gone article it?” T.I. included, “No pressure my love… I would just advise you utilize A lot more context Deyjah… IG is a put the place if you really do not give them their summary, they will certainly draw their own… Or should I say social media. I indicate I did not signify to upset you. Just givin you some recreation.”
She also seemed to be annoyed with the simple fact that her social media is so intensely monitored and that men and women imagine a lot of her posts are about T.I. She ongoing in component, “..it is my twitter must be in a position to tweet what i want and people must just head their small business. everything doesn’t have to be about him, this why i really don’t like people today.”