LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — “The things that make us different from one another make us BEAUTIFUL,” said Ariana Grande in an Instagram posted on Monday.
The 22-year-old singer was responding to a social media user who had posed the following: “Got asked if I’d prefer @arielwinter1 or @ArianaGrande lol, it wud DEFINITELY be @arielwinter1 curves are sexy sticks aren’t.”READ MORE: LA County Supports Less Strict Threshold For Disneyland, Other Theme Parks To Reopen
Grande in response went on to say “tweets, comments, statements like this are not okay. About anyone!!! We live in a day and age where people make it IMPOSSIBLE for women, men, anyone to
embrace themselves exactly how they are.”
The 17-year-old “Modern Family” star also responded to the statement, thanking Grande for the post, and adding in part: “I love the message that you’re putting out there. I especially believe
in today’s world we all need to stick together-I believe in EMPOWERING other women and not putting them down.”