OP-ED: Chris Rock addressed Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith and the slap at the Oscars in his latest Netflix special, 'Selective Outrage,' which ultimately devolved into tap dancing for white people.
Will Smith appeared to slap Chris Rock in the face on live TV at the 2022 Academy Awards ceremony after the host mocked the acting career of Jada Pinkett Smith. TV stations outside of the U.S. captured the censored audio following the wild confrontation.
Chris Rock's tweet that he tested positive for COVID-19 prompted some anti-vaxxers who clearly don't understand how vaccines work or follow what medical experts have been saying to ask him why he's still recommending the vaccine even he got infected.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley deleted a tweet she posted praising Will Smith for smacking Chris Rock during the Oscars 2020 award show after Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith and her alopecia condition.
Chris Rock offered a metaphor about "mentally handicapped" white people being predisposed to not fully grasping Black folks' plight for racial equality during a recent interview.