People are outraged by Gigi Hadid's Melania Trump impression and calling it 'racist'

Gigi Hadid might not be known for her comedy chops, but she stepped up while hosting Sunday’s American Music Awards and did her own impression of Melania Trump, President-elect Donald Trump’s wife and the soon-to-be First Lady.

The impression didn’t consist of much — just Hadid doing an accent (Melania Trump was born in Slovenia) and changing her facial expression, while saying she loves her “husband” President Barack Obama, a joke that hits on Melania Trump’s RNC speech that plagiarized from Michelle Obama’s remarks.

But Hadid faced an intense backlash online from people who thought the bit crossed a line. Here are some of the angry reactions to her comedy routine on Twitter:

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