In Defense of My Wife: John Legend Addresses Chrissy Teigen's Mom-Shamers

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Yet another reason to love this man. 

After a Daily Show segment titled “Momsplaining with Desi Lydic” aired Monday, John Legend confronted wife Chrissy Teigen’s mom-shamers with a notable point: 

If they both get to share the glory of parenting in the spotlight, why aren’t they splitting the criticism?

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Shortly after the delivery of their daughter, Luna Simone, Legend and Teigen went out a dinner date and surprisingly social media critics attacked the new mom for it.

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In response, Legend tweeted Tuesday, “Funny there’s no dad-shaming,” he notes. “When both of us go out to dinner, shame both of us so Chrissy doesn’t have to take it all. We’ll split it.”

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Teigen had addressed her mom-shamers in a tweet with a screen shot of the comments shaming her for attending a dinner date with Legend.

Teigen is not phased. Legend has her back. Mom-shamers can all take a seat. But, Legend, you sir can take a bow for supporting your wife as every husband should. #RelationshipGoals 

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