A brand new season of Teen Mother Household Reunion is upon us, and with it come the standard complaints of franchise overkill.
It’s not stunning, after all, as 16 and Pregnant launched means again in 2009, and at this level, it’s launched extra spinoffs than Star Wars.
Viewers complain that the present shouldn’t be as dramatic because it was once and that they’ll’t relate to the issues of a bunch of wealthy actuality stars.
However nothing breathes new life right into a long-running sequence fairly like a savage brawl — particularly when one of many combatants is pregnant!
Sure, Tuesday’s episode of Household Reunion featured a knock-down-drag-out struggle between longtime rivals Briana DeJesus and Ashley Jones.
The scene obtained so nasty that even the women’ mothers obtained concerned.
To her credit score, Briana didn’t know that Ashley was pregnant on the time of the altercation.
Catelynn Lowell did have that data, however she was at a protected distance on the time of the struggle.
Whereas sitting exterior ready for the melee to finish, Cate informed a few of her co-stars about Ashley’s being pregnant.
Now, she’s being roasted on Reddit for violating her buddy’s privateness.
To be honest, Cate discovered herself in a reasonably tough state of affairs, and now she’s defending her actions with a really prolonged Twitter tirade.
“On the time of this entire altercation between Ashley & Briana, there have been solely 2 of us ladies who knew Ashley was pregnant,” Lowell wrote.
“I used to be exterior when the precise bodily a part of the struggle occurred however I informed Ashley (after all of the yelling incident at dinner) that she doesn’t want this stress, drama, and so on. as a result of it’s not good for her & the infant!” Cate continued.
“It was AFTER I knew in regards to the bodily assaults & dangers, that I made a decision to let Jade learn about Ashley being pregnant in order that means everybody would at the least know! As a result of I wasn’t certain what was going to occur!”
Catelynn went on to acknowledge that she might not have made the proper name, however she famous that it was a snap determination made with buddy’s greatest pursuits at coronary heart.
“Was it proper of me to inform Jade about Ashley being pregnant? No! … However truthfully, I by no means thought Ashley would ever get bodily & take that form of threat with somebody understanding she’s pregnant!” she famous.
“If I have been ever making an attempt to struggle some woman, I’d wish to know if she’s pregnant or not! Or if I had a buddy I knew who was hiding a being pregnant & she didn’t have management of her feelings & was about to get right into a bodily altercation with somebody, you greatest imagine I’d be operating up there screaming at everybody concerned:
“‘She’s pregnant! Don’t contact her!’ so I may attempt & reduce the danger of one thing harmful taking place to her & her child!”
Cate concluded by noting that she “will ALWAYS put security over loyalty in terms of prioritizing what’s extra necessary and I gained’t ever be sorry for it!”
Catelynn may be responsible of failing to maintain her buddy’s secret, however plainly her coronary heart was genuinely in the proper place.
Hopefully, that’ll be sufficient to earn her the forgiveness of Household Reunion viewers.