So to clarify, Kim K. likes Indian people, just not Indian food
May 31st, 2012
05:22 PM ET

So to clarify, Kim K. likes Indian people, just not Indian food

Kim Kardashian caused tongues to cluck after she declared that she thinks Indian food is "disgusting" on Sunday's "Keeping Up with the Kardashians"  - and it seems some took it as a diss to Indian people and culture overall.

But Kimmy K. insists ruffling feathers was not her intent, issuing a statement Tuesday on her blog designed to clean up the verbal mess.

“In NO way was this intended as an insult to the Indian people or their culture. This is just my own personal taste," she wrote.

To prove her point, she added that it's not the only cuisine she doesn't crave.

“I hate cilantro and peppers, and there are definitely some Armenian foods that I personally find disgusting, but that doesn’t reflect my opinions on other Armenian people or my culture,” she said. “My comment wasn’t intended to offend anybody. We all have our own opinions and tastes and I was simply expressing mine.”


soundoff (30 Responses)
  1. jb2817

    She likes coal sausage instead

    June 4, 2012 at 7:18 am | Report abuse |
  2. paul

    With all the GOOD that celebrities supposedly do ... I mean your CNN HEROES award show is PACKED TO THE GILLS with celebrities on the show night so I assume they are there because of their charities or good deeds ... WHY doesn't CNN show that bit of entertainment news as opposed to the OVERLY EXPOSED and MORONIC/IDIOTIC, low-iq'd Kim Karkashian muttering "I hate Indian food" (big deal) or "I'm running for mayor" (seriously, if she got in then the people of that town are as dumb as she is) or the insipid story of Justin Bieber walking into glass?!!

    CNN, pay attention to what is news, what people are watching, reading and care about and maybe across the board your new channel and website may get more traffic!!

    June 3, 2012 at 6:27 pm | Report abuse |
  3. ameh

    Comments as such reflect her level of education. Go to an Indian restaurant and see how things are made, see who is eating and you will be surprised. You will probably find more non-Indian people there. She is clearly missing out. Check out her cottage cheese ass-disgusting.

    June 1, 2012 at 8:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • Via

      Who cares who eats at Indian restaurants and how it's made it's her personal opinion. I dont like Indian food as well, it's stinks.

      June 2, 2012 at 11:16 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Booo

    One of the few times I agree with her.

    June 1, 2012 at 4:01 pm | Report abuse |
  5. scholarlymama71

    I find the Kardashians disgusting, all of them....and their fans. And yes, I mean to denigrate the whole Kardashian culture and anyone crazy enough to admire these vapid people.

    June 1, 2012 at 3:20 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Diamond Dave

    Maybe not Indian food, but I heard that she likes the blacksnake. From behind...

    June 1, 2012 at 2:58 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Madtown

    "This is just my own personal taste," she wrote.
    ------
    My own personal taste, is that KK is a talentless, worthless, sk@nk. She does serve at least 1 purpose on this planet, giving us someone to laugh at. In stressful times, we all need a laugh.

    June 1, 2012 at 12:52 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Clete

    Justin Bieber walks into glass, Kim Kardasian doesn't like Indian food. CNN is really at the cutting edge of journalism. Stay tuned for the next breaking story....Kanye West lets a fart.

    June 1, 2012 at 12:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • idiocracy

      yes, you're on cnn, but remember, you're reading the ENTERTAINMENT section of CNN. If you want to read actual newsworthy information, then go back to the World News or US News section of the site...not the entertainment section...

      June 1, 2012 at 12:53 pm | Report abuse |
    • Rebbeca

      don't read the entertainment section idiot!

      June 1, 2012 at 1:18 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Awesome

    Oh thank God she cleared this up. I can get some sleep tonight.

    June 1, 2012 at 11:02 am | Report abuse |
  10. Beyond Belief

    What a bunch of nonsense! Who cares if she likes Indian food? Just another example how any comment that is made by anyone must be politically correct, or, God forbid, you may offend someone. Ridiculous!

    June 1, 2012 at 10:39 am | Report abuse |
  11. Candace Kane

    Kim K. does porn for the whole world to see. Indian food shouldn't be a problem for her. She talks with childlike voice but she's no kid.

    June 1, 2012 at 10:28 am | Report abuse |
  12. derp

    The only thing that smells worse than Indian food is her clam.

    June 1, 2012 at 10:08 am | Report abuse |
  13. @Adam

    I think Ray J, Kris Humphries, and now Kanye have tasted her curry....but Kanye still likes fishdiks....

    June 1, 2012 at 9:38 am | Report abuse |
  14. Adam

    I'd like to taste Kim's curry...

    June 1, 2012 at 9:29 am | Report abuse |
  15. Vanessa

    It's one thing to not like it, no one is forcing her to eat it but to call it "disgusting" is not necessary and I can see how some could be offended.

    June 1, 2012 at 8:24 am | Report abuse |
    • John

      Absolutely agree, Kim fails to see how her comment really comes off as, unnecessary and rude.

      June 3, 2012 at 2:54 am | Report abuse |
  16. Not Again......

    Just when I thought we wouldn't be hearing about these people AGAIN, another story. WHO CARES!

    May 31, 2012 at 11:05 pm | Report abuse |
  17. me

    Kim k is really proving what a tramp she is lately. She is always so starved for attention.

    May 31, 2012 at 10:32 pm | Report abuse |
  18. Cali Babe

    Well we do know one thing she certainly loves to have in her mouth!

    May 31, 2012 at 8:04 pm | Report abuse |
  19. JT

    Why should she apologize? She's just expressing her opinion. This need by people to apologize every time some special interest group can't their panties in a twist is pathetic. I might actually have a smidge of respect (a smidge) if she come back with a defense of right to have an opinion. I mean, not everyone likes Indian food, nor should they.

    That said, who the hell cares what or who this media tramp likes? All that's been accomplished is to give more unnecessary attention.

    May 31, 2012 at 7:47 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Laffy Taffy

    I hate Indian food to,so f uckin what?She doesn't have to apologize for stating her opinion,

    May 31, 2012 at 6:46 pm | Report abuse |
    • nehakrishnan

      You hate indian food?? Keep your opinion to yourself. No one wants to hear your pathetic opinion. Indian food is the tastiest cuisine in the world. It is your loss and not ours!!! No one care what you do not like... SHUT UP!

      June 13, 2012 at 9:06 pm | Report abuse |
  21. curry stinks.......

    pretty bad!

    May 31, 2012 at 6:42 pm | Report abuse |
  22. kim k should jump off the cliff

    Indian food is awesome. It causes a huge food coma, and for you kids out there, gas. Chicken Makhani and Tikka Masala are my favorites.

    Why must CNN keep posting garbage on her? I guess she trolled me. Hope she doesn't troll the rest of you guys... IGNORE THIS ARTICLE.

    May 31, 2012 at 5:31 pm | Report abuse |
    • nehakrishnan

      Agree very much with you! she is the loser and not us. I love tikka masala too..

      June 13, 2012 at 9:07 pm | Report abuse |

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