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NFL Announcer Rips Whoopi Goldberg

9/13/2009 3:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

An NFL announcer just took a cruel and cheap shot at Whoopi Goldberg -- live during a Detroit Lions football game.

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During the first quarter of the Lions game today, the announcer, Chris Myers was talking about a player who was on the Pittsburgh Steelers last season but now plays for Detroit. He said, "Going from two Super Bowls in Pittsburgh to the winless Detroit team -- that's like going from dating Beyonce to Whoopi Goldberg."

So the question is ...

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16.

Kyleg    

Oh my holy goodness, that was the funniest thing that I have heard in eons. Chris Myers should get a medal for going beyond the skid marks of political correctness for saying such a funny comment on the fly and live on the air. I think that Whoopi can take it, she already knows she's ugly as hell.

1833 days ago
17.

A Person    

stfu #16 stop playing the race card

1833 days ago
18.

Paparazzo@frog.cc    

Q: What's the difference between Whoopi and a bag of ugly lumpy coal?


A: The bag.

1833 days ago
19.

MG    

It was a joke. Those that voted to fire him should be ashamed.
Mel

1833 days ago
20.

Eldrick Woods    

Let's see, I have to make choice....Beyonce or Whoopi...hmmmm..... C'mon people; it's a joke, get over it. Myers is known for his dry humour and so is Whoopi. Don't make something out of nothing. Oh, by the way, my choice? Beyonce baby!!!!!!!!

1833 days ago
21.

Eldrick Woods    

Whoopi may not have the outer beauty; but she is a very intelligent/well rounded human being and has more quality than beyonce has at this point in time.
Posted at 2:58PM on Sep 13th 2009 by patsydane

I'll take Beyonce's "well rounded" quality anytime over Whoopi's "well-rounded"! Hahahaha!

1833 days ago
22.

rainbow4321    

Guess the guy didn't learn anything from the Palin-Letterman dust up. Does he really wanna go after a person who has a nationally televised talk show??

1833 days ago
23.

La Toya Jackson    

Woopie is no Michael Jackson.. Back to us !! .. Cha Ching

1833 days ago
24.

Money Talks    

Is it racist day in the US today ?

1833 days ago
25.

Paparazzo@frog.cc    

Whoopi is so fugly, when she throws a boomerang it doesn't come back.

1833 days ago
26.

UGGGGHHH    

YOU GUTTA ADMIT, WHOOPI IS NO BEAUTY QUEEN.......

1833 days ago
27.

Paparazzo@frog.cc    

Whoopi is so fugly, when she was born they put tinted windows on her incubator.

1833 days ago
28.

nema21    

Personally,I think it was an ignorant comment. But Whoopi will pay him no mind!

1833 days ago
29.

xcalibur    

HAHAHAHA! THAT WAS EFFING FUNNY. THE TRUTH! WHOOPI DISHES IT ON THE VIEW TO EVERY1 ELSE. IF SHE CAN DISH IT SHE CAN TAKE IT. THE ANNOUNCER JUST SAID WHAT 99.9% OF THE GLOBAL POPULATION WAS SAYING. Y SHUD HE GET FIRED FOR THAT? NUFF SAID.

1833 days ago
30.

DrDan    

I think Whoopi can handle a comment like that, and actually the comment is pretty accurate.

1833 days ago
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