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

"The View" co-host Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharCalifornia governor responds to Nunes on canceling school: 'We'll continue to listen to the experts' Meghan McCain announces pregnancy, plans to telecommute to 'The View' Meghan McCain: Trump will replace Pence with Haley to counter 'identity politics' MORE was roasted on social media after claiming in a heated interview with Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTwitter says coronavirus disinformation spread by Chinese officials does not violate rules Former lawyer for trophy hunting group joins Trump administration A rarely used fine could limit the spread of the coronavirus to the United States MORE on Thursday that she never wore blackface, a claim that was quickly contradicted on Twitter by the president's eldest son.

"[President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump fires intelligence community inspector general who flagged Ukraine whistleblower complaint Trump organization has laid off over 1000 employees due to pandemic: report Trump invokes Defense Production Act to prevent export of surgical masks, gloves MORE] 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."

"We've all done things that we regret, I mean, if we're talking about bringing a discourse down, Joy, you've worn blackface," he responded.

"No, I have not," Behar shot back. 

“I know blackface when I see it and that was not blackface," moderator Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg presses Sanders: 'Why are you still in the race?' Biden: I'm most concerned about misinformation during coronavirus crisis Meghan McCain invokes father in call to self-isolate, asks public to 'be selfless' 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?" asked Trump Jr. 

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

 

 

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.