At which point, the internet lost its collective mind.
And after being celebrated for her braids, Derek came to the defense of Kylie Jenner in 2015 when she too wore cornrows.
"BO WEST", Kim captioned one of her pics. And her decision to credit her most recent hairstyle to Bo Derek drew fresh ire. The only problem is. well, actually, there are numerous problems with that movie, but that's a conversation for another article.
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ET spoke with Lindsay's father, Michael Lohan, at the time, who insisted there was "nothing to be concerned about".
Kardashian was immediately accused of cultural appropriation, as offended fans quickly pointed out that Fulani braids or cornrows are inspired by a traditional African hairstyle. In the photo she's also on the phone, tying in nicely to her caption of "Hi, can I get zero fucks please, thanks", which I'm guessing is a little dig at those complaining.
"You know what's confusing...your sudden foreign accent", KKW fired back. Lindsay later told the Daily Mail that her accent was "a mixture of most of the languages I can understand or am trying to learn.
Another picture featured her in the same outfit kneeling on the bed, revealing her rear end in the white thong as she took a picture of her Polaroids. "Confidence looks great on you Keeks (Khloe's nickname for Kim)".
She deleted the video shortly after posting it. She also on Monday retweeted a woke statistic about the world's 1 percent, which presumably includes her.