Adam Carolla defended the former “Man Show” co-host Jimmy Kimmel, after the late-night host apologized for performing in the past with black faces.
Kimmel apologized on Tuesday after being criticized for wearing a black face in an old sketch, he imitated former NBA player Karl Malone. Recently, other routines have been discovered, such as imitating the voice of rapper Snoop Dogg (Snoop Dogg) to sing the “N-word” tracks in the 1996 Christmas album.
During the Christmas period, a singer mentioned “fat n—-sleigh that let go of the sleigh”, referring to Santa Claus. The song also mentions “n—–in the manger”
Carola and Kimmel co-hosted Comedy Central’s “The Man Show” from 1999 to 2003. He discussed the controversy in a podcast on Tuesday, and Aired on Wednesday.
Jimmy Kimmel (JIMMY KIMMEL) debate: from “silent” to black face and so on
The comedian began to say: “I said a few years ago, what I meant.” “Blackface is doing something, Karl Malone is doing other things, Oprah is doing other things, Mr. T or Jimmy. · Fallon is doing Chris Rock. That’s not a black face!”
Caralla refers to a similar event. Kimmel’s late-night host Fallon was accused of appearing in black, depicting Rock’s “Saturday Night Live” sketch. Carolla later pointed out that he had never seen Fallon, but stated that “except he was an interesting person and he was a super good person, he never heard any other voices.”
Then Corolla said directly to the role of Kimmel: “Jimmy Kimmel is the top three of all the decent people I met in my life. Like, he is the most decent person you have ever seen, he is The most generous person you have ever seen. I have always told you that he is one of the best people I have ever seen, and if everyone is like Jimmy Kimmel, we will live in Utopia.
The podcast host concluded: “They are not part of the problem.”
Kimmel first pointed out in his public apology statement on Tuesday that he regretted that he had remained silent and regretted this.
“I have been reluctant to solve this problem because I know that doing so will be celebrated by those who equate apology with weakness and cheer for those leaders who use prejudice to divide us. This is a victory. Delay is a mistake. Yes For me, nothing is more important than your respect, and I apologize for the makeup I wear or the words I say are really hurt or offended.” Kimmel said in a Fox News.
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“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The owner continued to explain that he never looked at his impressions from a racial perspective.
“We hired a makeup artist to make me look like Karl Malone as much as possible. I never thought that this might just be to imitate my fellow countrymen. He has nothing to do with Carl’s skin color, and has nothing to do with the swelling of his muscles and baldness. Many impressions were made on famous people, including Snoop Dogg, Oprah, Eminem, Dick Vitale, Rosie, etc. In each case, I regard them as imitations of celebrities, nothing more.” Kimmel said in a statement.
He added: “In retrospect, many of these sketches are embarrassing and frustrating that these unthinking moments have become weapons used by some people to reduce my criticism of society and other injustices,” he added Say.
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Kimmel (Kimmel) suddenly announced last Thursday that he will be on vacation to stay with his family. He was invited to host the 72nd Midsummer Emmy Awards ceremony. Finally, he said that the upcoming vacation was planned in advance and he would return to work in September.