Her followers then assumed she was backing Brexit and quickly slammed her. One user replied with one user telling her to "shut up". Cher was quick to respond by saying she "wants best for UK people" because the US didn't love Sonny and Cher until they hit the UK.
@KatKKon Please don’t expect me 2know about situation that’s split a country 50/50.Some1 said immigration had something 2do with“leave”side— Cher (@cher) June 24, 2016
@stopitjahn Have NO Personal Knowledge.Only want what’s Best for UK PPL.HAVE SPECIAL PLACE IN4PPL OF UK.USA HAD NO4 S&C TILL WE HIT IN UK — Cher (@cher) June 24, 2016Fans continued tweeting her saying, "immigrants aren't the problem". She replied by saying, "Please don't expect me to know about situation that's split a country 50/50. Someone said immigration had something to do with 'leave' side". Cher continued to defend herself, stating that they have her "so wrong". "You think I could possibly condone anything that would harm UK people? Hate me for ignorance but not for lack of caring", she tweeted.
@ms_fry You have me so wrong.U think I could possibly condone anything that would harm UK PPL⁉️Hate me 4 Ignorance,But Not 4 lack of caring — Cher (@cher) June 24, 2016Followers still refused to give up and Cher stated that she simply meant she "prayed it was best for UK people" in the original tweet. When her followers finally believed her, she tweeted one last time saying: "How could I have been so blind? I've been so frightened by shadows being cast by extreme right wing politicians in America I forgot about the world."
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How Could I Have Been So Blind⁉️ I’ve been So Frightened By Shadow Being Cast,By Extreme Right Wing Politicians In ,I Forgot About The— Cher (@cher) June 24, 2016