We’re just going to preface this clip of Eva Longoria’s much-anticipated post-election analysis with some advice: go pop some popcorn and find yourself a nice, comfy chair.
Because Joe Biden has barely won and things are already going even better than we thought possible:
Eva Longoria under fire after her interview with @MSNBC about Biden’s victory:
“The women of color showed up in big ways. Of course, you saw in Georgia what Black women have done but Latina women are the real heroines here,” pic.twitter.com/VBcgdTq3cr
— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) November 9, 2020
Uh-oh, Eva …
— vincent (@needyariggg) November 9, 2020
Girl – pic.twitter.com/F7hCMxX58c
— Michelle (@michellerene21) November 9, 2020
it's really sad how latinas downplay other POC omg we don't claim her btw
— ? (@rhinopIasty) November 9, 2020
You hate to see it.
Except no you don’t.
— Relax, I didn't vote for the guy you hate (@jtLOL) November 9, 2020
Here comes the identitarian war over who deserves the mostest credit for defeating Trump. pic.twitter.com/jGBIwUj1GY
— Noam Blum (@neontaster) November 9, 2020
And we’re here for it.
And for this:
Please read ?????? pic.twitter.com/KO80U2yarD
— Eva Longoria Baston (@EvaLongoria) November 9, 2020
That’ll fix it!
it’s not “how it was perceived” you directly mentioned what Black women have done and went straight into “but latinas are the *real* heroines here”—a direct comparison steeped in antiblackness and a blatant erasure of Black latines in the process. do better.
— Jhaunay-Amanie Hernandez (@jhaunay) November 9, 2020
It’s not about “perceiving” it’s what you said.
And one can not identify as Afro-Latinx. You either are or you’re not.
— Nastassja Kayln (@NastassjaKayln) November 9, 2020
I saw that too and I was like, whaaaat?? pic.twitter.com/aAk4Kmn6vg
— ??? ????? & ??? ???? (@nightowlvegana) November 9, 2020
This sounds like you’re not sorry for what you said, you’re sorry for how it was received. Gaslighting black women for not subscribing to your tired point isn’t an apology, that’s saving face, ma’am. pic.twitter.com/IQnbEOWWWI
— PIERRE KING ? (@legallypierre) November 9, 2020
Straight into our veins.
The next four years are going to be so much fun. https://t.co/Qd4kScIKR1
— HouseRepEEE (@EEElverhoy) November 9, 2020
You know it.