Politician ripped for ‘humiliating’ wife with snow shovel post — Analysis
A social media put up in reward of his spouse backfired spectacularly for one Canadian politician
Jon Reyes, a Canadian politician who serves as Manitoba’s minister of financial growth, obtained heavy backlash after he publicly celebrated his spouse for shoveling snow following a 12-hour hospital work shift.
“Even after a 12 hour evening shift on the hospital final evening, my spouse nonetheless has the vitality to shovel the driveway,” Reyes tweeted, together with a photograph of his spouse shoveling snow exterior their residence. “God bless her and all our frontliners. Time to make her some breakfast.”
Even after a 12 hour evening shift on the hospital final evening, my spouse nonetheless has the vitality to shovel the driveway. God bless her and all our frontliners. Time to make her some breakfast. 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/91vahySLqO
— Jon Reyes (@jonreyes204) January 8, 2022
Although Reyes seemingly supposed the put up to be a heart-warming tribute to his hard-working spouse, many social media customers criticized the politician for taking the picture as an alternative of going exterior to assist her.
Hey, you wanna take the chance to clarify why you have been unable to do it?
— Branelope Britstop 🏎️ 😾 (@ItsTheBrandi) January 9, 2022
“Why are you watching and never shovelling? This tweet sucks,” one girl said, whereas mannequin Scottie Beam wrote, “I hope she leaves you. Shortly.”
Others accused Reyes of “humiliating” his spouse and even offered to “pay for her divorce lawyer.”
“Dude. Your spouse is working 12 hour hospital shifts throughout a pandemic. She ought to be coming residence to a shoveled driveway,” one offended comment learn.
Although Reyes’ different posts on Twitter additionally turned inundated with criticism and jokes mocking the snow shovel put up, the minister has not but responded to the incident.
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