Victoria Beckham Faces Internet Storm For Kissing Her Daughter Harper Beckham On The Lips
On Monday, Victoria Beckham posted a photo of her daughter, Harper Beckham, for her 5th birthday. In the image Beckham is kissing her daughter on the lips. Many commented their disapproval of the kiss, calling it “horrible,” “controversial” and “disgusting.”
Other parents came to her defense and posted similar photos to prove the act is acceptable between a parent and child.
In total support for Victoria Beckham kissing her daughter on the lips. Here is my wife doing the same. pic.twitter.com/0QWSNEnt3L
— Patrick Quirke (@pquirke) July 12, 2016
Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exist between a mother and a daughter. #totallynatural @victoriabeckham #bond #love #motherdaughter #instalife #lovethiskid #mywholeworld #victoriabeckham #lovemydaughter #kissingmydaughter #iphoneonly #instadaily #instalove
A photo posted by LittleMissandMummy (@littlemissandmummy) on
Others, including children that still kiss their parents on the lips, scolded those critics.
What’s the deal with victoria Beckham kissing her kid? I kiss my nephew all the time ? surely a mother has the right to kiss her child ✋
— kerry morris (@bristolkerry) July 12, 2016
I’m almost 21 with a child on the way and I still kiss my parents on the lips. There is nothing wrong with it. https://t.co/no0gUZVEj1
— Syd (@curlysydw) July 12, 2016
If you find parents kissing their children on their lips uncomfortable that’s your weird problem.
— Luke Redpath (@lukeredpath) July 13, 2016