Bare in a milky bathtub of floating rose petals, Madonna has declared coronavirus “the great equalizer” in a bizarre video that was blasted as “privileged” by lots of her die-hard followers.
The 61-year-old “Materials Lady” preaches to her followers from her tub, surrounded by candles and carrying nothing however jewellery, to a background of ominous instrumental music, how the pandemic doesn’t care how wealthy and well-known you’re.
The alarmingly smooth-faced star says in the clip, posted to her Instagram, “That’s the factor about COVID-19. It doesn’t care about how wealthy you’re, how well-known you’re, how humorous you’re.
“How sensible you’re, the place you reside, how outdated you’re, what superb tales you possibly can inform.
“It’s the great equalizer and what’s horrible about it’s what’s great about it.
“What’s horrible about it’s that it’s made us all equal in some ways, and what’s great about it, is that it’s made us all equal in some ways.”
She added with a snort, whereas seemingly trying to look sultry on the identical time, “Like I used to say on the finish of ‘Human Nature’ each night time, if the ship goes down, we’re all happening collectively.”
Madonna, who additionally posted an image of herself with petals over her nipples, captioned the publish: “No discrimination – Covid-19! #quarantine #covid_19 #staysafe.”
Madonna’s bathtub sermon was met with a wave of damaging messages from even her most ardent followers on social media.
Commentator @jessicapgli stated, “Sorry my queen, love u a lot, however we’re not equal. We are able to die from the identical ailments, however the poor will endure essentially the most. Don’t romanticize nothing of this tragedy.”
And @jennyeversonsmith responded, “You certain about that? Covid testing…the wealthy and well-known appear to be getting examined with none points…ahem.”
Then @jacksonleylidia continued, “In the meantime, some are on the market with naked necessities and he or she’s posting petaled nipples. Cease it Madonna. I like ya lady however cease.”
Quoting her tune “Like a Prayer,” @ricardoguisantes said, “LIFE IS A MYSTERY. For some individuals to be secure in their houses, others need to danger their lives.”
And @marilins wrote, “If the ship goes down, do you actually assume we’re happening collectively when you’re in your bathtub having individuals working so that you can be there? I like you, my queen.
“However issues outdoors your mansion are very completely different from what you assume. Keep secure and be somewhat extra empathic [sic] to the much less privileged ones.”
It has been reported the “Like a Virgin” star is isolating in London together with her dancer boyfriend, Ahlamalik Williams, and daughter Mercy James.
She shared a be aware connected to the door of a Boots retailer saying the store was out of hand sanitizer, vitamin C and hand wash, that she tagged as “#quarantine #london.”