Julie Chrisley may be used to online trolls, however that doesn’t make coping with them any simpler.
Followers of the fact sequence “Chrisley Is aware of Finest” know that Julie and her husband Todd have custody of their 8-year-old granddaughter, Chloe, who’s biracial. (Chloe’s mom, Amber Johnson, was reportedly arrested for Medicaid fraud in 2016; her father, Kyle Chrisley, has struggled with substance abuse and a bipolar prognosis).
“I can take care of absolutely anything, however the issues that folks have stated about her on social media are completely unfathomable,” Julie, 48, advised Web page Six. “It breaks my coronary heart and it makes me notice simply how far we as a rustic nonetheless need to go. The issues that folks will say as a result of they’re sitting behind a keyboard in a basement bed room someplace is simply unbelievable.”
Todd has had his personal expertise with trolls: Final 12 months, one wrote, in reference to Chloe, “I’m sorry I don’t prefer it marry your personal shade it actually screws up the youngsters.”
In response, he referred to as out the person who left the remark: “Whats up Patti, I hope that the lord permits you to reside lengthy sufficient to see that shade doesn’t screw children up, however ignorance and hate most definitely will.”
“I’ll pray that God tempers your coronary heart and that he grants you readability,” he added.
Julie additionally nonetheless offers with longstanding rumors that her flamboyant husband is homosexual, although she refuses to dignify them with a response.
“I don’t imagine in giving life and a voice to somebody out right here with three followers. On the finish of the day, I do know who I’m, I do know who my household is and I positive know after 25 years who I’m married to — so these issues don’t have an effect on me,” she stated.
In 2021, Julie’s additionally embracing the oldest new 12 months’s decision within the e-book — dropping pounds. The fact star has lengthy struggled along with her weight, not too long ago gaining again 5 kilos she had beforehand shed. Consequently, she’s turning to Nutrisystem to assist.
“They do all of the guesswork for you,” she explains. “I’m not one to measure and depend what number of items of one thing I’m consuming.”
On the brighter aspect of issues, each she and Todd are wholesome after a bout with COVID-19 early final 12 months. Julie’s takeaway: Put on masks.
“I really feel like if it can assist — and we must always do something we are able to do to assist our nation have the ability to open up, to ensure folks can have jobs and work and prosper — put on a masks,” she pleads.
“Chrisley Is aware of Finest” airs Thursdays at 10pm on the USA Community.