Last night during PART 2 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta Season 10 Reunion, we learned that Kim Zolciak-Bierman was great at giving backhand compliments with her ‘shut up and be pretty’ comment to Cynthia Bailey.
A backhanded (or left-handed) compliment, or ‘asteism’, is an insult that is disguised as, or accompanied by, a compliment, especially in situations where the belittling or condescension is intentional.
In addition to backhanded compliments, Kim, affectionately known as KKKim, is also apparently well versed in giving ‘fauxpologies’.
After being dragged unmercifully for lying during the season 10 reunion, KKKim Zolciak Bierman hit the net last night to offer a ‘faux’ apology to Nene Leakes
Kim begins with an “I’m sorry” but adds “if I wanted to, I could have a lawsuit for the lies you have spewed, tweeting out fake texts, implying I am racist, attacking me physically, claiming my daughter tweeted negative about you and your home, we both know these are lies.”
Anyone with a brain can see that KKKim’s “apology’ is a bit tongue in cheek, and Nene certainly didn’t take too kindly to KKKim’s passive-aggressive note.
Nene hit the net with the following response: