The rapper – who now legally goes by the identify “Ye,” raised eyebrows on Monday when he uploaded a faux entrance web page of the New York Instances to Instagram saying: “Skete Davidson useless at age 28.”
Smaller textual content beneath the headline learn: “Child Cudi meant to play funeral however terrified of bottle throwers.”
He has now accomplished a u-turn and brought down the picture after it sparked a livid on-line backlash.
The “joke” is alleged to have enraged Kardashian, with whom he shares 4 youngsters, and follows experiences that Davidson has been seeing a therapist for “trauma remedy” after enduring months of on-line harassment from West over his relationship with the SKIMS mogul.
The actor and comic, 28, is believed to have first sought assist in April after being “triggered” by the Gold Digger hit-maker, who made quite a few threatening posts about him on social media together with sharing an animated video that includes a personality that seemed like Davidson being buried alive.
“He has been in trauma remedy largely [due to Kanye],” a supply advised Individuals.
“The eye and negativity coming from Kanye and his antics is a set off for [Pete], and he’s needed to search out assist.”
The insider added: ‘[Pete] has no regrets for courting Kim and desires it to be made very clear that she’s been nothing however supportive of him all through their relationship. Transferring ahead he simply needs to give attention to his profession.”
Davidson and Kardashian known as time on their nine-month relationship final week with sources near the couple claiming that they struggled to take care of an extended distance romance together with her primarily based within the US whereas he’s at the moment filming a brand new film in Australia.
Kardashian and Davidson have but to deal with the break-up themselves.