'Real Housewives of Salt Lake City' star Mary Cosby accused of making anti-Asian comments

On Sunday night’s episode, Jennie Nguyen discussed with her husband, Duy Nguyen, Cosby’s earlier comment made at a lunch about how she loved herslanted eyes.Nguyen revealed the remark left her feelingvery mad” 和 “frustrated.

It is insulting to our Asian culture to call me that, and it comes across as racist,” Jennie said in a confessional interview via 人物杂志. “And it’s shocking cause Mary should be more educated and understand it’s not appropriate to say stuff like that.

Jennie later confronted Cosby about her comments while in front of her cast members, explaining that she feltinsulted.A surprised Cosby responded, “真? I love slanted eyes.Jennie then asked her totake some responsibilityand cited the recent uptick inAsian hateacross the country.


Mary Cosby of "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City."

Mary Cosby ofThe Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.(Chad Kirkland/Bravo)

Cosby replied that she saw her comment as acompliment” 和 “didn’t mean any harm.

You can say things differently, 喜欢, I love your beautiful eyes. But when you reference ‘I love your slanted eyes,’ 你懂, it’s very insulting to me,” Jennie added.

I will never walk down that road,” Cosby concluded on the matter. “I apologize.

Co-stars Whitney Rose and Lisa Barlow shared their disappointment over Cosby’s comments. Rose said she’svery uncomfortable, with saying, 喜欢, racially derogatory things, and I feel like everyone’s just kind of letting it go.

Barlow, 与此同时, brought up Cosby’s past critique about Jen Shah being athug.Cosby also previously compared Shah tothose Mexican people that make all those drugs.


Pictured: (l-r) Jen Shah, Jennie Nguyen.

Pictured: (l-r) Jen Shah, Jennie Nguyen. (Natalie Cass/Bravo)

Cosby ended up issuing an apology on Instagram over her comments about Shah, writing last month, “I would like to take this opportunity to address a comment I made on the last episode of RHOSLC. I used poor judgment in my choice of words. Please accept my apologies.

I was not trying to single out the Mexican culture,” her statement on Instagram continued. “I am African American and I know racism first hand. I’ve lived it daily my entire life. It is important to me that you hear this apologize directly from me. My comment was wreckless [原文如此] .. 无意的. I am truly sorry!”


“盐湖城真正的家庭主妇” viewers expressed their own disgust over Cosby’s comments over on Twitter, with one person calling her adelusional bigot.

Mary Cosby has been racist on damn near every episode. She hasn’t learned anything because she sees nothing wrong with how she thinks or what she says. If you are defending her, then you are playing on the wrong team. It is time for her to go,” a viewer 发推文.

"盐湖城的真正家庭主妇" Pictured: (l-r) Heather Gay, Jen Shah, Meredith Marks, Mary Cosby, Lisa Barlow, Whitney Rose, Jennie Nguyen.

“盐湖城的真正家庭主妇” Pictured: (l-r) Heather Gay, Jen Shah, Meredith Marks, Mary Cosby, Lisa Barlow, Whitney Rose, Jennie Nguyen. (Chad Kirkland/Bravo)

Mary Cosby really running away with the title of most mentally ill housewife ever,” 作家 Sam Griesman, who is also known publicly as Sally Field’s son.

Several others questioned how Cosby runs a church and still says hateful, derogatory remarks. “Mary Cosby is the epitome of a hateful Christian. And she RUNS A WHOLE CHURCH. She’s just an awful person,” one person 发推文.

I’m confused how you lead a church?? Is this godly??” another user .