Omarosa Says Celebrity Big Brother Cast Want to Stab Her In the Back, Just Like Her White House Colleagues
Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, who left the West Wing below a cloud final December, is in the new season of Celebrity Big Brother. She spoke out about her time in the Trump administration throughout the present’s premiere episode Wednesday.
Manigault Newman described her castmates as identical to her outdated White House colleagues: “There’s a lot of people that want to stab me in the back, kind of similar to the White House.”
“The one thing I learned from politics is you have to learn how to watch your own back, and in some cases, you have to watch your front too,” mentioned the former assistant to the president and director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison.
In a profile introducing her, Manigault Newman described herself as a “reality TV legend.”
She joined the White House after showing on the first season of President Donald Trump’s The Apprentice and quite a few different actuality TV exhibits, together with Celebrity Apprentice. She was amongst Trump’s most distinguished African-American supporters throughout the 2016 election. She is commonly referred to by solely her first title.
“I’m exceptional in everything that I do and aspire to do. I was the queen of the boardroom now I’ll be the queen of the ‘Big Brother’ house. Celebrities, you better watch your back,” mentioned Manigault Newman, who was named certainly one of TV Guide “60 Nastiest TV Villains of All Time” in 2013.
Manigault Newman left the White House late final yr below a cloud after her entry go to the White House advanced was terminated by the Secret Service. The legislation enforcement company, which protects the president, mentioned in a press release that it was not liable for escorting her off the premises.
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Several experiences mentioned she was fired after getting right into a heated argument with Chief of Staff John Kelly and that she tried to storm the president’s residence in the West Wing to petition Trump to reverse the determination.
Manigault Newman disputed these experiences throughout an look on Good Morning America only a day later, arguing that she resigned her put up and wasn’t fired.
“There were a lot of things that I observed during the last year that I was very unhappy with, that I was very uncomfortable with,” she mentioned throughout the interview, expressing dismay with the Trump White House.
During the premiere Wednesday, Manigault Newman mentioned that regardless of being surrounded by cameras that present a 24/7 livestream from inside the Big Brother home, that she is wanting ahead to being away from “cable news, from Twitter, from newspapers, from the press.”