Lewis Hamilton just yelled at his nephew for wearing a princess dress in a horrific Instagram video
Lewis Hamilton, the reigning Formula One World Champion, has yelled at a small child, mocking him for wearing a princess dress.
Hamilton, 32, took issue with his nephew’s Christmas present – to such an extent that he shouted at him on camera.
And then he uploaded the video to his 5.7 million Instagram followers.
Because when you loudly mock a child for dressing up in a costume which just so happens to go against gender norms, you want the whole world to see – apparently.
Hamilton, who has won the Formula One World Championship title four times and been crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year, starts the video by saying: “I’m so sad right now.”
With a ” ” emoji constantly at the bottom of the screen, he pans to a small child wearing a beautiful blue-and-pink dress and waving a pink, fluffy wand.
He looks like he’s having a great time, but this is seemingly unacceptable to his uncle.
“Look at my nephew,” says the 32-year-old multi-millionaire.
“Why are you wearing a princess dress?” he asks the child, berating him for wearing something he clearly likes.
“Is this what you got for Christmas?”
The boy nods, grinning.
“Why did you ask for a princess dress for Christmas?”
And then, full-on yelling at an infant, he tells him: “Boys don’t wear princess dresses!”
The child turns away, covering his ears.
Of course, children should be allowed to wear whatever they like.
Hollywood star and all-round badass Charlize Theron had no problem with her son wearing a dress.
British singing sensation Adele was just fine with the concept.
And the Archbishop of Canterbury said earlier this year that boys wearing dresses was “not a problem”.
In September, Nigel and Sally Rowe said that unless a student at their child’s Church of England school on the Isle of Wight was stopped from wearing dresses, they would file a lawsuit.
The parents also pulled their children, aged six and eight, out of the school because authorities did not meet their demands.
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But Archbishop Justin Welby urged them to leave other families and children to their own devices, explaining: “I would say to them, I don’t think that’s a problem.
“The other family are making up their own minds. The other child is making up their own mind.”
Apparently Hamilton doesn’t agree.
Watch Hamilton’s hideous rant here:
Oh dear Lewis. You’ve just opened a can of worms… pic.twitter.com/fpsiNeOZrd
— Nabeela (@JustNabz) December 25, 2017