As Erika continues to be seen reacting to their drama on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Kimberly isn’t shopping for her emotions. As an alternative, she’s accusing her of failing to care about Thomas’ many victims whereas additionally reacting to the lawyer’s “alleged” Alzheimer’s and dishing on one among his feminine companions.
“It does really feel very staged,” Kimberly admitted of Erika’s emotional moments on the July 20 episode of Juicy Scoop. “She likes huge sun shades. She’s sitting in vibrant daylight with non-waterproof mascara, sobbing. Did she take appearing courses? She must get her a refund as a result of no one was shopping for any of that. It was horrible appearing.”
Kimberly has additionally been left unimpressed by Erika’s social media feed.
“[Erika is] doing issues on social media that appear to be very disingenuous and never caring in any respect by the folks affected,” she alleged.
Whereas Kimberly acknowledged that Erika has doubtless been suggested towards talking concerning the instances towards her, she instructed host Heather McDonald that the RHOBH star is “not studying the room in any respect” and selecting to as an alternative “paint herself as a sufferer.”
“You’ll in all probability attempt to choose one thing totally different in the event you had been acknowledging different victims within the first place since you’d notice how ridiculous you lookup subsequent to Joe Ruigomez whose been burned [on] 90 p.c of his physique,” she continued. “Who gave you that narrative? As a result of it seems wild. It doesn’t make sense.”
As RHOBH followers could know, Joe and his household filed a lawsuit towards Thomas years in the past after he failed to show over an $11 million settlement he secured for them after Joe was injured in a fuel explosion. And, simply weeks in the past, a decide dominated that the household can now go after Erika for the cash owed.
As Erika continues to be pulled into the numerous lawsuits pending towards Thomas, his property is now being managed by his youthful brother, Robert Girardi, who was named as his conservator earlier this 12 months amid reviews of a hospitalization and information of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis.
Whereas Kimberly made it clear that she’s not buying the diagnosis, she admitted that Thomas had been displaying indicators of reminiscence loss not way back, probably attributable to a automotive accident he was concerned in “three or 4 years in the past.”
“He did appear to have short-term reminiscence. Each time I’d meet with him, he’d repeat a query he requested the final time. So I used to be beginning to choose up on that,” she famous.
When the subject then moved to the scandalous text messages Erika shared on the finish of final 12 months, which seemingly proved that Thomas had cheated on her with decide Tricia A. Bigelow, Kimberly stated there was not less than one different girl Thomas was concerned with.
“There was anyone everybody knew about. I feel that’s who he was having dinner with just lately when somebody caught him in Pasadena,” she shared, giving a nod to a photograph that surfaced of Thomas and a blonde girl on social media weeks in the past. “There was a girl that everybody form of knew about and he or she went with Tom in all places after Erika was on the present simply type of as a companion, like fill-in for Erika.”
”I don’t perceive how, in any manner, she will introduce the concept that they had this conventional, monogamous, husband and spouse, romantic relationship. It [was] clearly by no means the case. They’re enterprise companions,” she alleged.
Additionally throughout the interview, Kimberly stated that Thomas’ cash troubles “blew up” after lenders stop permitting him to borrow.
“Due to the Ruigomez case, he might now not borrow from the authorized lending corporations. That’s the place all the pieces blew up as a result of he didn’t have cash to maintain the lid on the subsequent drawback, which was Chicago,” she defined.
In late 2020, a Chicago-based agency filed a $2 million embezzlement case towards Thomas and Erika by which the pair had been accused of stealing settlement cash from orphans and widows of victims of a 2018 airplane crash in Indonesia.
The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills season 11 airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on Bravo.