How Tom Ford Got Pulled into a Fake News Scandal Involving Melania Trump

In Style - 03-19


First things first: No, Tom Ford did not call First Lady Melania Trump a "glorified escort" who "has bad taste in men." The luxury fashion designer became a trending Twitter topic on Tuesday morning after a now-deleted tweet falsely attributing the incendiary words to Ford went viral. The post, from user @fras99, featured a split image of the designer-cum-Hollywood director and the first lady with the text: "I have no interest in dressing a glorified escort who steals speeches and has bad taste in men."