Tom Kuegler also is known for his blogging alias ‘Finding Tom’ stood up against the negative reports of mainstream media against Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray.
Amid the celebration of the Philippines on the victory of Gray, several media outlet wrote a report highlighting the negative comments on the Beauty queen’s memorable answer during the Q&A portion of Miss Universe.
The media posted several comments of the netizens who criticized Gray for ‘romanticizing’ and ‘glorifying’ poverty.
The report of the media made Kuegler disappointed and criticized the people who tried to put negativity in the middle of the celebration of the Filipinos.
He believed that Gray didn’t even mind to use poverty to gain an advantage in the competition, saying that the people who criticized her are the people who didn’t help any people in their lifetime.
“Most of the people that are coming after her probably have never helped anybody in poverty their life,” Kuegler said.
“How can you be romanticizing poverty when you literally say it’s poor and very sad,” he said.
As of writing, the video already reached 1.6m views on Facebook and thousands of fans of Gray praised Tom for defending the beauty queen against negative people.
You can watch the whole video below: