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As Behar sprung to deny that claim, Trump Jr. proceeded to level another charge at co-host Whoopi Goldberg, asserting that the Academy Award-winning actress minimized statutory rape allegations against director Roman Polanski.

“You’ve said that Roman Polanski, it wasn’t ‘rape’ rape when he raped a child. So let’s talk about serious things,” Trump Jr. said amid shouted cross-talk at the “Hot Topics” table.

“So you want to bring this up?” an irritated Goldberg asked her guest, defending Behar and adding: “Being black, I recognize blackface, this I can say, OK? I know it when I see it.”

Trump Jr. told Goldberg he wasn’t questioning her character, as the heated exchange devolved into a new debate over press coverage of the White House.

Guilfoyle, a former Fox News personality and an adviser on Trump’s reelection campaign, argued that the president is “getting crushed every day” by reporters, but attorney and co-host Sunny Hostin interjected, jabbing her finger toward Trump Jr.

“The Central Park Five took a lot more heat than your father has taken, at his hand,” she said, referring to Donald Trump’s campaign as a private citizen three decades ago to reinstate the death penalty amid that contentious New York case.

As the bickering raged on, Goldberg waved her arms and repeatedly rang a concierge call bell stationed beside her coffee mug. “Everybody stop! Hold up! Hold up! Hold up!” she said, tossing to commercial.

Trump Jr. also took anticipated incoming fire from one of the show’s conservative co-hosts, Meghan McCain — whose father, former Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), has been the subject of the president’s continued attacks, even after the veteran lawmaker’s death in August 2018.

“A lot of Americans in politics miss character, and a lot of people miss the soul of this country. You and your family have hurt a lot of people and put a lot of people through a lot of pain,” McCain said, probing Trump Jr. “Does all of this make you feel good?”

Trump Jr. characterized his father as a “counterpuncher,” telling McCain that, “as a conservative, I would hope that you would appreciate that conservatives haven’t been known for fighting back for a very long time.”

When pressed by Hostin on the president’s attacks against John McCain, Trump Jr. said: “I understand that, and I’m sorry about that, and they did have differences. I agree with that.”

Guilfoyle told Meghan McCain there was “no finer human being” than her father, and later sought to defend both Trump Jr. and the president. “I know the measure of the man and I know his character,” she said.

“Who, him or the other one?” Behar asked, pointing to Trump Jr.

“Both of them. The entire family,” Guilfoyle responded. “I stand for them because I do believe their commitment.”

Joy Behar roasted for denying wearing blackface: ‘Enjoy the cancel culture you created’

“The View” co-host Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharBehar to Klobuchar: ‘If you were a man, you’d be further ahead’ Trump Jr’s ‘Triggered’ debuts at No. 1 on NY Times bestseller list Trump Jr. visit to ‘The View’ boosts ratings to highest in six months MORE was roasted on social media after claiming in a heated interview with Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTrump allies to barnstorm Iowa for caucuses Comedians post fake Army recruitment posters featuring Trump Jr. Trump Jr., Ivanka garner support in hypothetical 2024 poll MORE on Thursday that she never wore blackface, a claim that was quickly contradicted on Twitter by the president’s eldest son.
” called some Mexicans rapists, he attacked the handicapped, he bragged about it,” she said. “We heard the ‘Access’ tape, where he bragged about grabbing women by their genitalia.”

“I know blackface when I see it and that was not blackface,” moderator Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi GoldbergMeghan McCain blasts NY Times: ‘Everyone already knows how much you despise’ conservative women Whoopi Goldberg on fight with Meghan McCain: ‘Sometimes it goes off the rails’ Meghan McCain after confrontation with Whoopi Goldberg: ‘I won’t be quiet’ MORE eventually interjected.

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Trump Jr. took to Twitter to share a story from TheWrap.com from a 2016 episode of “The View” that a discussion around Behar dressing up as what she described as “a beautiful African woman” at a Halloween party back in the 1970s.

Here’s @TheView’s Joy Behar admitting on national TV that she in fact wore blackface. Why are they denying it now? https://t.co/B9ReOYrwXY

— Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr) November 7, 2019

“Here’s @TheView’s Joy Behar admitting on national TV that she in fact wore blackface. Why are they denying it now?” asked Trump Jr.

The tweet prompted others to mock Behar for what they argued was a “gotcha” moment.

If only there were a search engine in which to plug in joy Behar and “blackface”. Sorry. “Dark makeup”.

— GregGutfeld (@greggutfeld) November 7, 2019

Joy Behar and Whoopi were FURIOUS today that @DonaldJTrumpJr would dare accuse Joy of wearing “blackface.”
A few years ago, this is what she said:
“It was a Halloween party, I went as a beautiful African woman.”
Enjoy the cancel culture you created. pic.twitter.com/zy0m9IfLZD

— Jason Howerton (@jason_howerton) November 7, 2019

Joy Behar to @DonaldJTrumpJr today: “I did not go in blackface, please.”
Joy Behar a few years ago: “It was a Halloween party, I went as a beautiful African woman.” pic.twitter.com/RgY6u8wycd

— BlazeTV (@BlazeTV) November 7, 2019 — Dave Rubin (@RubinReport) November 7, 2019

Trump Jr. appeared on the show to promote his new book, “Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us,” that was released on Tuesday.

Donald Trump Jr.’s Appearance on The View Went Just as You’d Expect an Appearance From Donald Trump Jr. on The View to Go

During Thursday’s broadcast, Donald Trump Jr. and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle‘s appearance on The View got predictably heated.

When co-host Joy Behar announced their appearance last week, the audience audibly gasped. Thursday’s in-studio guests were even more vocal.

President Trump’s oldest son and the former Fox News host were booked on the show to promote Trump Jr.’s new book, Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us, but the interview touched on a range of subjects including the impeachment inquiry, the 2020 presidential race, and the broader state of political rhetoric in the United States. The pair sparred with many of the talk show’s co-hosts, including Behar and Whoopi Goldberg, while the audience responded with competing boos and cheers. Protestors also reportedly swarmed Trump Jr.’s car as he both entered and left the studio.

A dispatch in The Hollywood Reporter from a member of the audience claimed that Goldberg remonstrated them during a commercial break. “The booing is f-cking us up,” THR says Goldberg said.

“It’s messing with everyone’s mic,” Goldberg allegedly continued. “You can grimace and all that. All we hear is booing.”

During the broadcast, co-host Meghan McCain, daughter of late Senator John McCain, asked Trump Jr. for a response to his father’s impact on political discourse in the U.S. “You and your family have hurt a lot of people and put a lot of people through a lot of pain,” she said. “Does all of this make you feel good?”

“I don’t think any of that makes me feel good, but I do think we got into this because we wanted to do what’s right for America,” Trump Jr. responded. “I understand that is controversial. I understand that he has offended a lot of people, but I understand that he took on the establishment, and that’s the premiere sin in American politics these days.”

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Over the years, President Trump repeatedly mocked Sen. McCain, criticizing him for being held as a prisoner of war and tortured during the Vietnam War and saying he like “people that weren’t captured.” The President and Sen. McCain had also sparred on issues such as healthcare reform, so much so that Sen. McCain reportedly did not want Trump attending his funeral. His wife Cindy McCain said in 2018 that she didn’t want President Trump at her husband’s funeral because she wanted to hold it “with dignity.”

Meghan McCain has publicly criticized the President in defense of her father. In March, she said on The View, “ spends his weekend obsessing over great men because he knows it and I know it and all of you know it: He will never be a great man.”

All in all, then, everyone involved on Thursday seemed triggered by one comment or another — but no-one seemed to remember (much) that that was the book they were there to discuss.

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