During a November 12 hosting slot on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live,” comedian Dave Chappelle suggested to millions of American TV viewers to give President Donald J. Trump a chance. For that, Chappelle said he is sorry.
It was the first post-election episode of SNL when he said at the end of his opening monologue:
“I’m wishing Donald Trump luck. And I’m going to give him a chance. And we, the historically disenfranchised, demand that he give us one, too.”
On Monday, in New York City at a benefit for the Robin Hood Foundation, Chappelle said, “I was the first guy on TV to say ‘Give Trump a chance,’ I f***ed up. Sorry.”
NBC’s Willie Geist was at the gala and tweeted Chappelle’s statement: See More HERE.