Piers Morgan has branded Kim Kardashian a ‘tone-deaf imbecile’ after she bragged about enjoying a tropical vacation with her family during the global pandemic.
The Good Morning Britain presenter, 55, hit out at the 40-year-old reality star on Wednesday, after she received an overwhelming amount of backlash online from her post about the trip to celebrate her birthday.
Kim admitted the entire family received ‘multiple health screens’ before embarking on the holiday, but Piers slammed the decision as ‘repulsive’.
Hitting out: Piers Morgan branded Kim Kardashian a ‘tone-deaf imbecile’ on Wednesday after she bragged about her lavish tropical 40th birthday vacation with her family and friends
Kim shared a host of photos of her family from their getaway to a tropical island for a luxurious retreat in honor of her big day, but was accused of being tone deaf.
Retweeting the snaps on his own Twitter account, Piers said: ‘This thread is so repulsive it makes me want to vomit.
He then slammed: ‘Not that we needed confirmation but what a spoiled, tone-deaf imbecile.’
Earlier in the day, fans were quick to question if the family even realized the severity of the coronavirus and quarantine lockdown guidelines affecting billions of people around the world.
Tone deaf: Kim received backlash from fans after bragging about the lengths she went to make sure the holiday could happen despite the coronavirus crisis.
‘Spoiled, tone-deaf impecile’: Retweeting the snaps on his own Twitter account, Piers said: ‘This thread is so repulsive it makes me want to vomit’
Followers were completely caught off guard by Kim’s long-winded post detailing the extravagant affair.
She wrote: ’40 and feeling so humbled and blessed.
‘There is not a single day that I take for granted, especially during these times when we are all reminded of the things that truly matter.
‘For my birthday this year, I couldn’t think of a better way to spend it than with some of the people who have helped shaped me into the woman I am today.
Controversial: Kim wrote online ‘I realize that for most people., this is something that is so far out of reach right now’ before receiving the wrath of her fans
‘Before COVID, I don’t think any of us truly appreciated what a simple luxury it was to be able to travel and be together with family and friends in a safe environment.
‘After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were normal just for a brief moment in time.
‘We danced, rode bikes, swam near whales, kayaked, watched a movie on the beach and so much more. I realize that for most people, this is something that is so far out of reach right now, so in moments like these, I am humbly reminded of how privileged my life is. #thisis40’
Earth to Kim: The reality star shared a host of photos of her family