Gabriel Ocasio-Cortez came out swinging on social media against his sister’s own base for calling her on their own red carpet over her flashy appearance at the Met Gala — dismissing them in an Instagram posting as “f—ing corny.“
New York’s lefty firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Gabriel’s big sister, was the most talked-about arrival at Monday’s gala, posing for photos in a white Brother Vellies gown with the words “Tax The Rich” scrawled on the back in red lettering.
Baby brother Gabriel joked Tuesday that AOC’s dress was “the reason my phone is on airplane mode” before launching into a justification of his socialist sis’ presence at the elite event.
“She went with no intention to rub elbows, which is why every other politician goes,” he began. “She wore a statement dress about the ultra-rich not paying their fair share right in front of their faces. Would you prefer she try to wear the same