The Word: Zoe Saldana faces backlash over Allure magazine cover

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Zoe Saldana is shaking her head at the backlash she’s been feeling over her Allure magazine cover story that revealed her weight as 115 pounds.

“I don’t understand it sometimes. It almost felt like you were just looking for a reason to just be upset at the fact that I allowed myself to be very free and collaborating with a magazine that is known for collaborating with the subjects,” she tells E! News. “It’s not the first time that people have said, ‘For such a delicate-looking person, you’re very tough.’ And I think that was the idea that they wanted to get across as a compliment to what they saw in me.”

In that article, the ”Star Trek Into Darkness” star hinted that she might be bisexual. Zoe says she might “end up with a woman raising my children … that’s how androgynous I am!”

Did Saldana just come out as bi, or does she just mean she plans to have a nanny? And what does androgyny have to do with anything? It’s unclear — she refuses to say whether she’s ever had a romantic relationship with another woman.



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