This Morning’s Eamonn Holmes landed himself in scorching water with some ITV viewers yesterday, following a tongue-in-cheek remark to spouse Ruth Langsford.
The 59-year-old TV host left followers gobsmacked after showing to name his spouse of just about 9 years “fats”.
Talking on yesterday’s episode of the hit breakfast present, the couple have been discussing wholesome resolutions for the brand new yr.
Revealing his spouse has been utilizing a dietary monitoring app, Eamonn mentioned, “Ruth has executed the everyday entice the place she mentioned drop pounds – clearly.
“She’s received considered one of these app issues that advised her what number of energy she’s restricted to, taking into consideration her bulk, how a lot consumption she will have a day.”
After 58-year-old Ruth revealed that she was solely imagined to eat 1,200 energy a day because of her “bulk, age and top”, Eamonn gave a fairly controversial response.
“That’s since you’re very fats, that’s why,” he chimed in.
Disregarding the remark, Ruth then jokingly scolded her husband, saying, “Oh my goodness, you’re going to get ‘cease being imply to your spouse’.”
Digging himself a deeper gap, the TV character responded to Ruth, “I’m solely stating the info.”
While it’s clear Eamonn and Ruth have been merely sharing a playful joke, some viewers have been left barely unimpressed.
Calling Eamonn out on the doubtless hurtful remark, one consumer mentioned, ‘Eamonn I can’t consider you known as Ruthie fats! She is gorgeous and I believe you and I each know you’re punching above your weight!’
Whereas one other added, ‘@EamonnHolmes you’re fortunate @RuthieeL loves you and she or he’s a stunning girl tut tut …. pleased new yr to you each!!!”
Nevertheless, others defended the host. One mentioned, ‘I wouldn’t name my spouse Fats as she’d in all probability kill me nonetheless I believe @EamonnHolmes and @RuthieeL have a relationship the place they will tease.’
What are your ideas?
FROM: Girl, our sister website. Written by Alice Perry.