WATCH: View Host Joy Behar Accused of Blackface by Kim Klacik

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Joy Behar, co-host of The View, was accused of carrying blackface throughout an interview with Maryland GOP congressional candidate Kim Klacik. The politician made the accusation at first of the interview, asking if she was speaking to “the identical Joy that paraded round in blackface.”

“Is this Joy talking?” Klacik stated after Behar requested her about President Donald Trump’s coronavirus response. “The identical Joy that paraded round in blackface not too way back?”

“That’s not true. Excuse me — excuse me! The Black neighborhood had my again,” Behar stated. “They know that that was not blackface. That was an homage. Oh, please.”

The picture was initially taken when Behar was in her 20s, nevertheless it didn’t circle round social media till final 12 months. Behar, who briefly addressed the blackface incident on The View, stated she was dressed as a “lovely American girl” for Halloween, as famous by The Hill.


Klacik’s Interview Was Cut Short

Klacik’s didn’t final lengthy.

She stated the black neighborhood additionally had her again, that’s when co-host Sunny Hostin obtained concerned. “The Black neighborhood has your again?” she stated. “The Black neighborhood didn’t vote for you. The Black neighborhood didn’t vote for you. What planet are you dwelling on? What planet are you dwelling on?”

Klacik was rapidly lower off by the hosts. “Can I communicate, or are you simply going to scream over me?” she requested.

But Behar wasn’t going to let the interview proceed. “All proper, earlier than this turns into a giant — pay attention, Kim, good luck to you. Thanks to Kim Klacik. Bye,” Behar stated.

Klacik was not happy. “That’s been very immature, however thanks for having me,” Klacik stated.


Klacik Took To Twitter To Slam ‘The View’

Klacik wasn’t completed. Following the abrupt finish to her interview, she took to Twitter the place she slammed The View co-hosts and Behar notably.

“The women of [The View] didn’t like what I needed to say, so naturally they lower me off. Why are they silencing Black Women?” she tweeted. “Hey, [Joy Behar]— I feel your White Privilege is exhibiting by way of your blackface!”

Former Fox News host Megyn Kelly stated the picture being resurfaced may result in extra tales. “So… I’m fairly certain that saying pores and skin tinting to seem like a Black girl – even when meant to honor her -is not OK, & warning: may result in severe backlash. In truth, simply suggesting that intent is related may result in items on GMA, all eve information, within the NYT, and so forth. We’ll see…” she tweeted.

Donald Trump Jr. shared a photograph of Behar’s blackface. “Apparently, [The View’s] resident blackface fanatic, [Joy Behar], isn’t a giant fan of robust conservative black ladies like [Kim Klacik],” he tweeted.

Co-host Megan McCain didn’t immediately reply to the incident, however she answered an web troll who bashed the ABC show. “With all due respect. I’ve been on the show 4 years and am pleased with the attitude and voices I communicate for,” the conservative host wrote. “I spend a portion of my life receiving violent threats and abuse due to the robust conservative stances I consider in. The show is just not a monolith, neither in America.”


Source: heavy.com

John Smith
John Smith
John Smith is a passionate writer and entertainment enthusiast. With a deep love for TV shows and movies, he delves into the world of storytelling, exploring the captivating narratives and dissecting the cliffhanger endings that leave us wanting more. Through his articles on Flick Prime, John aims to provide insightful analyses, intriguing theories, and engaging discussions surrounding the latest TV shows and movies. Join him on the journey as he unravels the mysteries and secrets of your favorite on-screen adventures.

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