Alison Roman apologises to Chrissy Teigen and Marie Kondo for ‘stupid’ comments and admits ‘white privilege’

Alison Roman has apologised to Chrissy Teigen and Marie Kondo for making “tone deaf remarks” about their business empires.

“I used their names disparagingly to try and distinguish myself, which I absolutely do not have an excuse for,” the New York Times food columnist wrote in a statement on Twitter.

“I need to learn, and respect, the difference between being unfiltered and honest vs. being uneducated and flippant.”

Last week, in an interview with New Consumer, Roman said that the way Teigen runs her various food and cooking businesses “horrifies” her.

“Like, what Chrissy Teigen has done is so crazy to me,” she told the publication.

“She had a successful cookbook. And then it was like: Boom, line at Target. Boom, now she has an Instagram page that has over a million followers where it’s just, like, people running a content farm for her.

“That horrifies me and it’s

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