People have always been oddly curious about how the rich and famous live. That’s why celebrities can put out autobiographies and magazines can draw readers with deeply personal interviews, but those things don’t usually mention doing housework, going through airport security, or navigating thank-you letter etiquette. Fortunately, for that, we have Twitter, and we have Twitter queen Chrissy Teigen to answer all our questions.

The Q&A session started when someone wondered aloud whether celebrities have “junk drawers where they throw random cords and pens” and tagged her. (She does, but it’s unusually neat.) From there she opened up the field for whatever questions, from the mundane to the thoughtful, that her followers could throw at her. It’s not shocking or juicy, just interesting in a way that will make you say “...huh. That makes sense,” but that’s the point.

Scroll down to see the perks of fame and the situations that Teigen has to navigate

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hobbitly
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5 months ago

great attitude

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Trashmouth Tozier
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5 months ago

that is very nice to do

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Stille20
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5 months ago

That's funny people it seems people are so judgmental of celebrity moms online.

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shinshige
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5 months ago

This answer should be WAY higher.

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athornedrose
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5 months ago

thank you so much. yes, that's important

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tuzdayschild
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5 months ago

My problem is I can get up, walk downstairs to cut an alarm off, walk back upstairs, crawl back in bed and go to sleep no problem. I'm a professional snoozer.

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saynogo
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5 months ago

Honestly, it makes sense. It seems super privileged, and it is, but it's safer for everyone. Some people can get stupid and down right squirrely around celebs. This makes it easier for staff, safer for the celebs and takes away the opportunity for stupid people to get themselves in trouble.

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Francis
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5 months ago

that's such a good answer :D

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Daria B
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5 months ago

This one is actually pretty sweet.

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Janine B.
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5 months ago

That's a good thing though.

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NWB
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5 months ago

They only see mum and dad...love it.

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athornedrose
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5 months ago

bless her. at least she knows.

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Sue Prewitt
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5 months ago

that makes a lot of sense

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tuzdayschild
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5 months ago

He is Illuminati. It's so obvious from all the codes embedded in his music.

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Sill Marien
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5 months ago

pure gold

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Trashmouth Tozier
Community Member
5 months ago

i would be sacred that somebody would harm me. You never know whats gonna happen these days

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Daria B
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5 months ago (edited)

I think this might be a good tip even for commoners like us. Doors open more easily when you sound confident.

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Osgood_7
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5 months ago

It's really great when people with this level of influence are honest about their mental health.

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Sunzilla
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5 months ago

Seat fillers?? Is that like rent-a-crowd for when the celebs hang out at the bar?

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Amar Bayt Fawaz
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5 months ago

Both guys suck, but the second one should be sent straight to jail...

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kurisutofu
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5 months ago

How Japanese! :)

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Emily Softley
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5 months ago

I couldn't stand to be famous with my anxiety. It's fantastic to see someone being open about the pitfalls of fame and their own mental health. So much respect.

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UnicornHuman
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5 months ago

Aww I can totally see her doing a wonderful job at these.

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Spikey Bunny
Community Member
5 months ago

Good to know she reaches out to make sure her friends are ok. That's a good thing!

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Awkward Manatee
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5 months ago

Wow i never really thought about that before. So interesting!

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Lily Mae Kitty
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5 months ago

and this is why we love her.

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Foxxy
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5 months ago

That’s not a junk drawer, it’s too organised.

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Ania O
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5 months ago

She has just become one of my favourite celebs ever :D

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NWB
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5 months ago

she is all of us!!! hahaha

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L McN
Community Member
5 months ago

Ouch...I wonder though, since it IS a job on both ends does she pay a single amount to a company to do distribute, or does she get an itemized bill, or is it directly for each expense?

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Night Owl
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5 months ago (edited)

Aww, that's sweet. And taking them in an emergency (if there's enough time) is smart since that are some of the only things you can't really replace.

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Daria B
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5 months ago (edited)

"The bigger the celeb, the nicer." Never thought about it, but it kind of makes sense. The more "important" you appear to be, the less you need to protect your ego (not neccessarily a bad thing, let's say, you're just less bothered). But, yeah, as she says, everyone's different.

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Belinda Matson
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5 months ago

Wow. I have never ever, not even for a millisecond wanted to be a celebrity..... until I heard the words "I don't get mail". Now that Is aspirational.

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D. Pitbull
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5 months ago

I can understand that... and if people are on the "hate train" already... and just that **one** person decides to take your tone exactly the wrong way... you could say something as harmless as "I've cut down on potato intake" and suddenly ... within a week, you're anti-spud, and everyone who eats tubers hates you, all the potato farmers hate you... Heck... sometimes, you congratulate someone on a job promotion... and they get angry at you for writing the congrats to their "non-business account"... this turns into the interpretation you're an insensitive jerk who doesn't respect boundaries... aaaand you're suddenly blacklisted at the whole company. See? One. Wrong. Thing. I cannot even imagine what it's like to be a celebrity where masses of people actually CARE about every words you say.

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Jennifer Crompton
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5 months ago

Can you imagine being a Joe Schmoe uber driver and a celebrity hops into your backseat?!?

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AuntyJem
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5 months ago

Of course, now I want to know who it was

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D. Pitbull
Community Member
5 months ago

... That would be us... the Canadians... we fight this inner battle. Our minds: "Ohh, I recognize her/him... I... oh man, no. They're... they're out with their KIDS... oh for f**ks sake, just ... yeah,we'll leave them alone, but man.. yeah, that's THEM right? Okay, seriously... just keep walking - they think you're a creeper now. Damnit. Once in a lifetime. NO... just.. keeep walking..." Strangely enough... we've had feedback that this is why many celebrities like it here... hey don't get harassed and although I'm sure they notice we're nervous, we let them freakin' have DINNER without causing a fuss. Most of us understand too that this is not their "on-the-clock" time. You wouldn't stop your accountant while he's hangin' with his buddies at a bar and demand he calculate up a little spreadsheet for you - so we don't feel that celebrities "owe" us sh** if they're not "on the clock, being celebrities" (ie: conventions, autograph signings, promoting something, etc.).

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Deborah Brown
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5 months ago

I'm not even a celeb but I don't leave the house if my hair isn't fixed and makeup on. :) She's definitely one of us.

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