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

"The View" co-host Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharTrump 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 Krystal Ball credits Gabbard's upswing in 2020 race to 'feckless' Democratic establishment MORE was roasted on social media after claiming in a heated interview with Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpRNC bought nearly 0,000 worth of copies of Trump Jr.'s new book: report Swalwell on flatulence allegation: Total exoneration Conway and Haley get into heated feud: 'You'll say anything to get the vice-presidential nomination' 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 TrumpWatergate prosecutor says that Sondland testimony was 'tipping point' for Trump In private moment with Trump, Justice Kennedy pushed for Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination: book Obama: 'Everybody needs to chill out' about differences between 2020 candidates 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 GoldbergTrump Jr. visit to 'The View' boosts ratings to highest in six months Joy Behar roasted for denying wearing blackface: 'Enjoy the cancel culture you created' Meghan McCain to Trump Jr. on 'The View': 'You and your family have hurt a lot of people' 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.