Cardi B is facing backlash after throwing a huge Thanksgiving celebration at her house that included 12 kids and 25 adults, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The 28-year-old rapper caused a stir when she revealed she held a nearly 40 person gathering on Twitter on Sunday morning, calling the occasion 'lit.' .
Holiday gathering: Cardi B hosted extended family and friends at her home for Thanksgiving despite warnings about about keeping celebrations small this year due to COVID-19.
'My bad': After being taken to task by fans for holding a big gathering despite the warnings from medical experts, the WAP hitmaker insisted she hadn't been trying 'to offend' anyone.
'Sorry my bad wasn’t trying to make nobody feel bad.I just had my family in my home for the first time and it felt so good & uplifted me.
'We fully expect that in about a week or two after Thanksgiving we will see an increase in cases first, then about a week or two later you'll start to see an increase in hospitalizations, and then another week or two after that you'll start to see deaths,' Gounder told CBS News, noting that symptoms of the virus can develop up to 14 days after exposure
Not impressed: 'Sis I love you but anyone behaving this way during a pandemic deserves to be dragged,' one Twitter user told Cardi
'Bragging about your large gathering during a pandemic to your millions of impressionable fans who do not have the money that you have to get rapid tests is irresponsible,' they replied to her tweet
This isn't the first time Cardi has been called out by her fans for not seeming to take the pandemic seriously enough
Party girl: This isn't the first time Cardi (pictured in 2018) has been called out for not seeming to take the pandemic seriously enough