Miss Colombia Andrea Tovar angers netizens for her Mexican accent joke and being ungrateful for the complementary gifts she received from her hotel in the Philippines.
In a Instagram post, Andrea Tovar can be heard saying (translated in english):
“…and little translucent and hallucinogen oranges. Look at that, It’s all orange. And what do you think my dears, I’m speaking like a Mexican … What are those fattening filths? Look at this.”
Watch on the video below.
Miss Colombia’s statement doesn’t seat well with the online community. Netizens including Mexicans and Filipinos express their disappoint on social media describing it as “offensive and racist.”
Andrea Tovar has not made any comment yet about the issue.
Miss Colombia Andrea Tovar is in the Philippines to compete in the upcoming Miss Universe 2016 beauty pageant.
Meanwhile, the Miss Universe organization is set to crown a new queen at the Mall of Asia Arena on January 30, 2017. Pia Wurtzbach of the Philippines will crown her successor at the end of the event. Also, Steve Harvey will again serve as host together with Ashley Graham.
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