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Child Rock isn’t taking again what he stated about The View alum Pleasure Behar and speak present legend Oprah Winfrey! Again in November 2019, the controversial rapper, 51, slipped right into a drunken onstage rant, excoriating Pleasure, Oprah, and At the moment host Kathy Lee Gifford. Throughout an interview on a current episode of Tucker Carlson Originals, Child stated he provides no apologies for the incendiary phrases. “A drunk man’s phrases are a sober man’s ideas,” he advised Tucker Carlson of Fox Information. “I personal what I stated.”

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Child Rock onstage in Arlington, Texas on Could 11, 2019. (Amy Harris/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)

Child additional dug his heels in, saying “I don’t apologize to anyone. I’m not an Oprah Winfrey fan. I obtained drunk and f***in’ subsequent factor, I’m on stage saying ‘f*** Oprah.’” Child’s most up-to-date feedback check with a 2019 video wherein he unleashed a tirade in opposition to the well-known feminine hosts whereas onstage at his Huge Ass Honky Tonk & Rock ‘n’ Roll Steakhouse in Nashville, per TMZ.

Child additionally clarified to Tucker that he really meant to go after comic Kathy Griffin, quite than Kathy Lee Gifford, over her notorious use of a prop head resembling then-president Donald Trump in 2017. “I used to be attempting to go after Kathy Griffin , for holding up Trump’s head, however I’m so out of it I’m like ‘f*** Kathie Lee Gifford.”

The video confirmed Child participating in an expletive-filled and shockingly hateful tirade, saying “I’m simply an trustworthy man who says, ‘Hey, I don’t like Oprah Winfrey or Pleasure Behar,’” whereas smirking and slurring, then jeering each girls with crude sexual references. He then went on to say that folks name him “f***ing racist,” earlier than including, “F*** Oprah Winfrey. F*** Kathy [Lee] Gifford I’m not the unhealthy man.” The notoriously vocal Trump supporter stumbled off the stage with assist, however not earlier than individuals within the viewers additionally referred to as him a “racist.”

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Pleasure Behar seems in New York Metropolis on September 4, 2018. (Broadimage/Shutterstock)

The November incident was simply the newest in a string of public antics that garnered the star criticism over racist, homophobic, and sexist feedback. Child beforehand refused to shut his bar’s doorways to the general public in the course of the coronavirus pandemic again in 2020, however finally they voluntarily quickly shut it down in accordance with an area order to assist cease the unfold of COVID-19 on the time.