On Wednesday, LeeAnne Locken, star of The Real Housewives of Dallas, visited with the Plano mayor, Harry LaRosiliere, for a great PR move to clear up that whole "It's a little Plano in here" line she mumbled while fellow housewives Brandi Redmond and Stephanie Hollman were joking about poop during episode 1 of the series premiere.
The statement pissed a lot of people off, including fellow Housewives — or at least they jumped on the "what-is-she-talking-about-Plano-is-awesome-and-I-totally-shop-at-Collin-Creek-Mall-all-the-time" bandwagon.
Plano is an economic engine for 250,000 people! 40% of Plano residents have a college degree. hmm, maybe that’s the issue? #RHOD— Marie Reyes (@TheMarieReyes) April 12, 2016
Then it was a sort of who-can-outwit-who when the City of Plano's director of marketing and community engagement designed a T-shirt with the line. All of this left Locken with her tail between her legs, so off to the Mayor's office she went.
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She explained to the mayor how it was a simple play-on-words, where she was saying, "OK, that's a little plain. But they live in Plano, so, 'It's a little Plain-O in here.'"
Whether we believe her or not, it's important to note Locken used to work for Plano Wired, a news program about, you guessed it, Plano. So her insult is a little strange, but then again, if someone is going to insult Plano, then it might as well be someone who knows Plano the best.
But we are a little confused. Go ahead and accuse us of bitching when you do and bitching when you don't, but Locken, you're a Real Housewife! Cause some trouble! Do you want a second season or not? Make enemies! Everyone knows poop jokes are totally Plano, anyway, so just stick to your guns. Don't back down.