Carrie Underwood Reacts to Aaron Rodgers Joke


No laughing matter? Carrie Underwood was seemingly unamused when host Luke Bryan joked about Aaron Rodgers’ coronavirus vaccine controversy through the 2021 Country Music Association Awards.

The American Idol choose, 45, made the quip in his monologue through the Wednesday, November 10, awards present. “Whatever makes you country, you are welcome here tonight. Rest assured, we’re following all the health protocols to keep everyone safe, and it is so great to be here with all my fellow artists — tested and together,” he advised the viewers. “Or immunized? Who is it? Just playing.”

The digital camera then panned to Underwood, 38, who didn’t snicker and as a substitute reduce her eyes to the aspect.

The awkward second got here after the “Before He Cheats” singer’s husband, Mike Fisher, defended Rodgers, 37, by way of Instagram on Saturday, November 6.

Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Aaron Rodgers and Mike Fisher
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“I stand with @aaronrodgers12,” the retired hockey participant, 41, wrote. “I believe in the freedom to choose what we put in our bodies and the freedom of conscience. I agree with him in that the science clearly shows the vaccinated spread covid at basically the same rate as the unvaccinated. The @nhl @nfl and other leagues are ignoring the science and choosing to coerce and punish unvaccinated players with these restrictions. If they really cared about people’s health they would have daily testing for all.”

Fisher claimed that the previous two years have proven that “this is not about our health, it’s about control over our lives” and he won’t “stand for that.”

He concluded: “It’s time to fight for our medical freedom and I feel for those that have been fired for choosing medical freedom. People losing their jobs over a medical choice is un-American and unacceptable. We need to stand up now before it’s too late!! #medicalfreedom #istandwithaaronrodgers.”

Underwood “liked” Fisher’s publish on the time, and the couple — who’re mother and father of sons Isaiah, 6, and Jacob, 2 — attended the CMAs collectively on Wednesday night time.

Carrie Underwood on the 2021 CMAs.

Rodgers, for his half, confronted criticism after information broke earlier this month that he examined constructive for COVID-19. He alleged on The Pat McAfee Show on Friday, November 5, that he “didn’t lie” about his vaccination standing after saying earlier this year that he was “immunized,” claiming that he discovered an “immunization protocol” to adhere to as a substitute of getting vaccinated.

The quarterback missed the Monday, November 7, Green Bay Packers sport due to his sickness. He was additionally fined $14,650 for violating the league’s coronavirus protocols.

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