Alec Baldwin is taking a Twitter hiatus on the heels of his spouse Hilaria’s Spanish heritage brouhaha.
“Twitter is sort of a get together the place everyone seems to be screaming. Not a lot of a celebration,” the irascible “30 Rock” alum tweeted Monday. “Goodbye for now.”
Amid the headline-grabbing scandal, Hilaria, 36, was compelled to confess that regardless of talking with a questionable accent and claiming she was born in Spain, she’s really only a “white lady” from Boston.
The favored yoga guru, who modified her identify from Hillary, had didn’t appropriate myriad articles over time that mentioned she was born on the island of Mallorca.
Hilaria has tearfully taken to social media and the press to whine it was everybody else’s fault for studying into her actions — and that she feels a connection to Spain as a result of she used to go to the nation as a child and her household now lives on the Mediterranean isle.
Alec, 62, who tied the knot with Hilaria in 2012, has stood behind her 100 % through the controversy.
In an Instagram video, the “Saturday Night time Reside” actor mentioned that “while you love any individual, you wanna defend them” and urged viewers to “take into account the supply.”
In a earlier publish on the platform, he wrote: “It’s a must to type of hack your means by the particles of Twitter. Twitter is only a huge orchard of crap.”
Alec added: “And I’ve actually slung some crap in that orchard myself every so often with issues I’ve mentioned. So, that’s not misplaced on me that I’m responsible of that as properly.”