Poverty p***? Donnalyn Bartolome criticized for her controversial birthday party
DONNALYN BARTOLOME – The actress-vlogger is being bashed by some netizens because of her Kanto Birthday Party.
Donnalyn whose real name is Donnalyn Jereos Bartolome is a popular YouTube video blogger as well as a singer-songwriter, rapper, and actress, originally from Oahu, Hawaii.
Her mom is a businesswoman while her father was a Senior Chief Petty Officer within the U.S. Navy.
She’s famous on social media as the Social Media Sweetheart. She usually posts all sorts of content on her YouTube channel.
As an actress, she has starred in the movies like Your Place or Mine? (2015) starring Andi Eigenmann, Darkroom (2017), Cry No Fear (2018) co-starring with Ella Cruz and Tililing (2021).
Recently, she went to social media wherein she shared some glimpses of her “Kanto Birthday Party.”
Watch the video below:
Actually, Donnalyn’s birthday was last July 9.
On Facebook, she explained that her “kanto” birthday party was just a concept.
She then recalled her humble beginnings in the showbiz industry after leaving the US to work here in the Philippines.
Apparently, there were some people who are not amused with her kind of birthday celebration.
Here are the comments of some netizens retrieved by the entertainment website, Fashion Pulis:
There were netizens who suggest that her birthday party can be considered a poverty p***.
Poverty p*** is defined as “any type of media, be it written, photographed or filmed, which exploits the poor’s condition in order to generate the necessary sympathy for selling newspapers, increasing charitable donations, or support for a given cause”
Apparently, Donnalyn has yet to issue any statement to address negative comments about her birthday party.
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