Hey Peter Mansbridge: Gisele Bundchen Is Not Just ‘Mrs. Tom Brady’ – Huffington Post Canada
Peter Mansbridge didn’t exactly give a gold medal performance on the first night of the Rio Olympics.
First, BuzzFeed noted that the CBC News anchor was a total Debbie Downer throughout the opening ceremony.
Oh man, CBC’s Pete Mansbridge is chiming in with the most awkward colour commentary for us. “This guy is the brother of a terrorist?” Jeeze.
— The Ottawa Ross (@ottaross) August 6, 2016
Peter Mansbridge calls it how he sees it. He sees most of it as being really bad. #OpeningCeremony
— Rodimus T. (@BPlusComedy) August 6, 2016
Then, social media users slammed him for introducing Gisele Bundchen, one of the world’s most famous models, as “Mrs. Tom Brady” when she made her stunning runway walk at the Maracanã stadium.
Gisele Bundchen takes part in the opening ceremony. (Photo: Mike Blake/Reuters)
And Twitter users heavily criticized the CBC personality for his choice of words:
Did anyone else cringe when Peter Mansbridge referred to Gisele Bündchen as “Mrs. Tom Brady” pic.twitter.com/KA5Vn3ysLm
— Caroline Ross (@caroroscoe) August 5, 2016
— Jennifer Patterson (@Real_Estate_Jen) August 6, 2016
— Emma (@CullenE) August 5, 2016
Gisele Bundchen is a longtime model who ranks at 99 on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list, with earnings of approximately US$30.5 million.
She has been a Victoria’s Secret Angel and has modelled for top brands including Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs and Dolce & Gabbana.
Gisele Bundchen (middle) stands with Victoria’s Secret Angels Karolina Kurkova (left) and Adriana Lima (right). (Photo: M. Von Holden/Getty Images)
Bundchen also has her own skincare and fragrance lines.
Her walk at the opening ceremony was the last time she will ever appear on a runway.
And oh yes, she’s married to someone named Tom Brady.