The Internet Can’t Seem to Decide Whether These Are Instances of Blackface

The Internet Can’t Seem to Decide Whether These Are Instances of Blackface

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Some are accusing Alexis Stone, a British drag queen, of blackface after she beat her mug to look just like Jeremy Meeks, also known as the “Hot Felon.”

Buzzfeed gave Stone the number one spot on their list of “20 Inspiring Drag Queens You Should Follow If You Love Makeup.” Stone is known for her makeup skills, transforming herself into stars like Madonna, Cher, Charlize Theron and even Leonardo DiCaprio.

BibleGirl brought the issue to our attention after she tweeted, “Y’all’s fave Buzzfeed kween out here really doing blackface huh?” While she didn’t name Alexis Stone, many of BibleGirl’s followers responded that she was talking about Stone.

We went to Stone’s Instagram to find out that she recently transformed herself into Jeremy Meeks, the “Hot Felon” who became famous when his mugshot went viral.

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