‘I Apologize’: Bill O’Reilly Releases Statement Over ‘Dumb’ Comment On Maxine Waters’ ‘James Brown Wig’
Fox host Bill O’Reilly seems to be walking back his mocking comments this morning about Democratic Representative Maxine Waters.
During an appearance on Fox & Friends, O’Reilly said he couldn’t respond to the Democratic Congresswoman’s recent speech against President Trump because he was distracted by her “James Brown wig.” O’Reilly’s comments came in for withering criticism online, and CNN’s Tom Kludt tweeted this statement from the O’Reilly Factor host:
Just in: Bill O’Reilly releases statement apologizing for “dumb” comment about Maxine Waters pic.twitter.com/jiuTtevsGF
— Tom Kludt (@TomKludt) March 28, 2017
A Fox spokesman also told Kludt that O’Reilly would address his remarks on his show tonight.
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