[ Family ] Open Question : Is it overkill for a person to be embarrassed by a “bad egg” who’s not immediate family?

Let’s say someone has a cousin who’s in jail, basically the black sheep of the family. But that cousin very far down in the family tree, thus a lot of syllables that are required when explaining how cousin is related through six degrees of separation. If he/she is not your parent, sibling, or grandparent, does…