After JoJo Siwa came in support of controversial YouTuber Colleen Ballinger, MoistCr1TiKal has come to call out the former. No doubt, the grooming allegations of Ballinger from her young fans were shocking when it came to the limelight. Although, JoJo Siwa came ahead to defend Colleen Ballinger. But here’s what MoistCr1TiKal had to say about it.
Read ahead to know more about MoistCr1TiKal calling out JoJo Siwa for supporting Colleen Ballinger’s over-grooming allegations.
The infamous Colleen Ballinger controversy
Colleen Ballinger was growing popular with her content on the internet and for her character Miranda Sings. However, everyone was shocked when some young fans accused her of grooming them when they were teenagers. The allegations against her were serious ones claiming she shared explicit pics with the young fans.
Not only that, she was called out for performing on the song of Beyoncé with blackface too. Post the allegations, Colleen even came up with a response on social media where she sang with a ukulele in her hand. However that too was criticized a lot by the netizens.
JoJo Siwa defended her friend Colleen Ballinger
Despite many slamming Colleen Ballinger publicly for the allegations against her. YouTuber JoJo Siwa seems to have a soft corner for Ballinger. JoJo even revealed during Howie Mandel’s podcast that she has been friends with Colleen Ballinger ever since she was 12 years old.
Jojo Siwa is being CANCELED for DEFENDING Colleen Ballinger against allegations of inappropriate behavior with minors. 👀‼️ pic.twitter.com/p16k5Bml9i— DramaAlert (@DramaAlert) September 13, 2023
Further on the accusations on Ballinger, Siwa had said “The Internet can take a lie and run so far with it, so far, to the point where you just can’t do anything about it”. She also added that the internet is “capitalizing off of her cancellation”. These remarks made JoJo Siwa face backlash on social media for defending Ballinger.
MoistCr1TiKal calls out JoJo Siwa for supporting Colleen Ballinger
American YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal also known as Charles Christopher White Jr. has come forward to call out JoJo Siwa. The latter had tried to defend Colleen Ballinger publicly. Talking about the friendship of Ballinger and Siwa, Charles said “An adult influencer befriending children in their audience is not healthy or normal”.
He even called the duo’s friendship “weird”. In fact, he said their friendship was “another red flag”. Adding further he said, “This is the worst possible way of starting your defense of someone if you’re trying to prove they’re innocent and everything was a lie”.
Fans too came in support of MoistCr1TiKal’s opinion for calling out JoJo Siwa. As they called JoJo “desensitized” and one who has been “exploited by adults her entire life”.