"It wasn't right what they did at all, but do I think they're racist? A thousand percent not," Vanderpump said on The Skinny Confidential Him & Her podcast, according to TooFab. "Because I have a lot of diverse people working for me that they (were) very close to over the years. Do I think it was a racist action? No, not at all...I just think it was just awful timing and stupid and ignorant."