Megyn Kelly Says “I’m Sorry” On Air For Blackface Defense

Updated with video: “I want to begin with two words: ‘I’m sorry’,” NBC News morning show host Megyn Kelly said at the top of her show the morning after she got torched for defending blackface for Halloween.

“Yesterday we had a discussion here about political correctness and Halloween costumes,” she said.

“And that conversation turned to whether it is ever okay for a person of one race to dress up as another – a black person making their race lighter or a white person making theirs darker, to make a costume complete.”

“I defended the idea saying as long as it was respectful, and part of a Halloween costume, it seemed okay.”

“Well I was wrong and I am sorry.”

“One of the great parts of sitting in this chair each day is getting to discuss diff points of view. Sometimes I talk and sometimes I listen, and yesterday I learned.

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