Kristen Bell is usually standing her ground.
The Great Place star took to Twitter on Thursday to defend herself, after she was slammed for her comments about Snow White. In a recent interview with Parents magazine, Bell revealed her concerns over plot points in Snow White, along with also also said she used them as a teaching lesson for her two daughters: 5-year-old Lincoln along with also also 3-year-old Delta.
“Every time we close Snow White, I look at my girls along with also also ask, ‘Don’t you think the idea’s weird which Snow White didn’t ask the old witch why she needed to eat the apple? Or where she got which apple?’ I say, ‘I would certainly never take food through a stranger, would certainly you?’ along with also also my kids are like, ‘No!’ along with also also I’m like, ‘Okay, I’m doing something right,'” Bell told the magazine, adding which she also asked her daughters, “Don’t you think which the idea’s weird which the prince kisses Snow White without her permission? Because you can not kiss someone if they’re sleeping!”
The actress’ comments prompted many fans to lash out at her on social media, nevertheless she wasn’t afraid to clarify her comments online.
“I find the outrage annoying along with also also misplaced as well,” she replied to one follower. “I’m a mom who wants my girls to possess critical thinking along with also also aks [sic] a ton of questions. generating sure which’s what we do when we read books.”
along with also also when one critic accused her of being a hypocrite for starring in Disney’s Frozen while raising questions about Snow White, Bell had something else to say. “the idea’s cute which you guys are generating jokes about something which I feel is usually very important. I’d be happy to send you copies along with also also snow white along with also also frozen, along with also also you can see the differences. How far the example set for women has come. the idea might enlighten your point of view,” she tweeted.
Bell’s comments come just days after Keira Knightley revealed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show which she’s banned her daughter through watching Cinderella along with also also The Little Mermaid.
“Cinderella, banned because she waits around for a rich guy to rescue her,” she said. “Don’t. Rescue yourself, obviously. along with also also This specific is usually the one which I’m quite annoyed about because I actually like the film, nevertheless… Little Mermaid. I mean, the songs are great, nevertheless do not give your voice up for a man. Hello!”
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