TV host Chris Cuomo is dealing with backlash for telling Don Lemon that he is “Black on the within.”
Chris, who’s the brother of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was singing the theme track to the 1970s TV present “Good Occasions. CNN host Lemon then requested Chris how he knew the lyrics to the sitcom’s opening tune, he responded: “You recognize I am Black on the within.”
Twitter instantly started to name Chris out for his blunder — he then responded through Twitter:
“Mentioned with all respect to actuality and our have to struggle this amplification of coloration animus. there is no such thing as a understanding what it’s to dwell as a black individual in america in case you are white however it’s so necessary to pay attention. The bulk should change racism,” he wrote.
Was he flawed for saying he is “Black on the within,” or is social media taking this too far?
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