Many on Twitter took challenge with the photograph, saying it was inappropriate.
@MichaelCohen212 It’s cool to take satisfaction in your daughter, however bizarre to be posting her underwear pictures truthfully.
— Austin Braun (@AustinOnSocial) May 15, 2017
@MichaelCohen212 The final time my dad posted a pic of me in lingerie was by no means.
— Mimi ™ (@Mimi_ftw) May 15, 2017
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But that is not the place the controversy ends. Cohen added gasoline to the hearth by responding to some of these tweets. In specific, he met one tweet calling the image “spank-bank material” with the response, “Jealous?”
— Michael Cohen (@MichaelCohen212) May 15, 2017
This was met with over a thousand extra responses, many saying that the response is creepier than the unique posting of the image.
— Patrick Quaife (@pquaife) May 15, 2017
This is not the primary time Cohen’s statements have resulted in outrage. He advised the Daily Beast that legally, “you can’t rape your partner” in a interview and later went on to say that the women accusing Trump of sexual assault weren’t “women he’d be interested in,” on CNN.
Cohen did have supporters defending him:
@ResistorERH @bluecootie @mironovich @MichaelCohen212 My daughter is a mannequin, takes tasteful photographs. Why is a mannequin not a very good factor to aspire to? Mine needs the SI Swimsuit challenge or Vic Secret
— Krystal Moore (@kdom2m) May 15, 2017
@MichaelCohen212 Nothing incorrect with this since she’s launching a modeling profession….sensible truly
— Jenifer Stevens (@JeniferStevens) May 15, 2017
For her half, Samantha has no drawback together with her dad’s message. “My father, who has always been supportive of my endeavors, was merely expressing his pride,” she informed the Daily Mail. She added that detractors have been making an attempt to “stir up drama,” and that there was “nothing inappropriate,” concerning the photograph.