Some people just get mad when someone else is getting their check.
Faux outrage hit new levels when conservative media outlet The Daily Caller attempted to call out clothing brand The House of Mann for featuring nine-year-old drag queen Lactatia as its Covergirl.
8 year old Drag Superstar Lactatia for @TheHouseofMann
— Brandon Hilton (@BRANDONHILTON) January 2, 2018
The campaign features Lactatia in a sequined onesie. According to House of Mann designer Brandon Hilton, he woke up to several tweets telling him to commit suicide and calling him a pedophile for featuring Lactatia in his campaign.
woke up to countless tweets telling me “kill yourself” and calling me a “pedo” after we announced 9 year old drag superstar Lactatia as our new HOUSE OF MANN covergirl…
If you can’t handle a kid in a sequin onesie, maybe the future isn’t for you! pic.twitter.com/7HPbwzbMYX
— Brandon Hilton (@BRANDONHILTON) January 6, 2018
Conservative blogger Matt Walsh, who thinks trans people are ill, quote tweeted Hilton and said, “I don’t want you to kill yourself but I do want you arrested and jailed for the sexual exploitation of a child, you sick, deranged predator.”
I don’t want you to kill yourself but I do want you arrested and jailed for the sexual exploitation of a child, you sick, deranged predator. https://t.co/b8jHGPqBTZ
— Matt Walsh (@MattWalshBlog) January 8, 2018
At the crux of the issue is that House of Mann, aside from selling onesies, also sells harnesses and other fetish-inspired fashions, along with harem pants, sunglasses, and bodysuits.
This is the part of the article where we note that Lactatia was only ever pictured wearing a onesie and not any of the other gear.
Lactatia first took the internet by storm in June when she told Bianca Del Rio to her face that her favorite RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant was Ginger Minj.