19 Times Kris Jenner Played Favorites With Her Kids

19 Times Kris Jenner Played Favorites With Her Kids
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Kris Jenner is the devoted matriarch of the Kardashian-Jenner clan, but she's also just a regular mom like the rest of us. (Well, sort of.) We moms hate to admit if we have a favorite child, even if that favorite changes from time to time. With six kids of her own, Kris can't help but have a sweet spot for one of them at a time, and she's even been vocal about it on various occasions. It's true -- and we've rounded up all the evidence to prove it!

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Of course she loves all of her kids, but when one seems to be doing a particularly amazing job at life, Kris is all for branding them as her favorite (for the moment). Most people have assumed over the years that Kim is the momager's favorite, but Kris actually plays favorites more than it seems with all of her kids. 

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She does only have Kendall's and Kylie's names tattooed on her. But, then again, Kourtney is her firstborn. However, Rob is the only son. She and Khloe definitely have a special bond, and Kim has always been her business partner. So who wins? Check out what evidence we have and see if it can be figured out. 

  • King Kylie

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    Kris recently told an Australian radio show that Kylie was her current favorite. But, she admitted, " I have a different favorite every day of the year!" Snap.

  • It Must Be Kim

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    In a 2011 interview with Barbara Walters, Kris was asked if Kim was her favorite child.  Without missing a beat Kris responded, "Okay, yes she's my favorite." From the horse's mouth.

  • One Hundred Percent

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    Khloe admitted to Barbara Walters that whoever made Kris the most money was Kris's prized child. Khloe said, "Whoever gives her the most percentage rights [is her favorite]." Khloe meant it as a compliment, but ouch.

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  • Kardashian Kourt

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    Khloe went to court against her mom on an episode of Chelsea Lately, arguing that she's her mom's least favorite. Khloe said, "You know, I'm still third place. And I'm not trying to get to No. 1. I get Kim. No one can come between her golden goose. But second? I mean, Kourtney's like watching paint dry. I don't really get what I have to do to win a little attention here or there." Go on Cheslea Lately, I guess.

  • Get in the Back

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    Khloe joked with Chelsea Handler that she is Kris's least favorite. Khloe even admitted, "Every time we would ride in the station wagon I would be put in the trunk."

  • Stirring the Pot

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    In March of 2011 Kris tweeted, "my favorite daughter by far is ." Well, there you have it.

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  • Kash Kow

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    Khloe opened up to Cosmo UK and said, "It's hard to understand that, and it's more hurtful when it’s coming from my mom, but Kim is definitely her favorite. It doesn't bother me. They're so similar -- they could be the same person." Is that a good thing?

  • Just Like Mom

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    While promoting her cookbook, Kris admitted that Khloe was the most like her, admitting, "She's the best." But is she the favorite?

  • Stand Up for Rob

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    Rob often feels like the forgotten child, but Kris has been publicly supportive of his controversial relationship with family nemesis Blac Chyna.

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  • House of Lies

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    On an episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Kris took a lie detector test and admitted that Kim really was her favorite child. That had to have hurt.

  • Daddy's Girl

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    In her cookbook In the Kitchen with Kris: A Kollection of Kardashian-Jenner Family Favorites, Kris revealed the Kim was dad Robert Kardashian's favorite child, too. 

  • Honorable Mention

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    If mentions are equal to love then it's worth noting that Kris clearly plays favorites in the amount of times she mentions her children in her cookbook. In this order, she talks about her kids this many times: Kim (11), followed by Khloe (8), Kourtney and Rob (6 each), Kendall (3), and Kylie (2). Poor Kylie.

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  • Worst Kept Secret

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    On Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Kim said to her mom, "I knew that I was your favorite daughter." Kris did not disagree.

  • Beck & Call

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    Kris is the ultimate momager and is always on call, especially for Kim. 

  • Birthday Wishes

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    When it comes to Kim's birthday, Kris tweets extra special messages. For the others, not so much.

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  • Gushing Bride

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    Kris loves to gush about Kim's accomplishments, which include her sex tape and three marriages.

  • Child Bride

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    Kylie was allegedly dating rapper Tyga long before she was 18 years old and Kris didn't bat a (fake) eyelash.

  • Big Brand

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    Kris was notoriously critical of Khloe's weight. But when the other kids put on a few, Kris didn't say a word.

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  • Let's Jam

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    Kris loves to brag about Kim, like bringing up her poorly received song 2011 song "Jam," but has less to say about the other kids' success.

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