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Actress Julianne Hough has been subjected to widespread criticism for darkening her skin to portray an character for Halloween, the Utah Jazz have been similarly assailed for tweeting a picture of a white fan painted to look like Karl Malone and a racially insensitive blackface Trayvon Martin costume has been making the rounds on social media.

Do you think blackface is here to stay or will people ever give it a rest for good?

“If you can’t see the humor at a place where there’s supposed to be over-the-line jokes, then there’s something really wrong,” she told the .

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“I was confused as to whether or not I was at a Friars event or at a rally for the KKK and Aryan Nation,” talk show host Montel Williams said at the time.

Friars Club Roast in blackface and performed a raunchy, n-word filled routine that offended many in attendance.

After a short period of time, they tied the knot before splitting six years later in 1979.

The duo is parents to a 44-year-old daughter, Alexandrea Martin, who was born on May 9, 1973.

Whoopi was just 17 years old when she gave birth to her first and only baby and is now a grandmother to two granddaughters and a grandson. (Photo Credit: Getty Images) After that union came to an end, Whoopi moved on with cinematographer David Claessen and the two wed on Sept. The pair had no kids together and they divorced two years later in 1988.

MORE: 'The View' Star Whoopi Goldberg Slams Rival Show 'The Talk' — See Why!Since authoring a book called , she has made clear that she isn’t simply following the crowd.Goldberg is like a real-life Samantha from Sex and the City: a woman who doesn’t just enjoy the freedoms of single life, but understands wisely why she isn’t suited to the Grand Relationship.New York City’s first and so far only African-American mayor David Dinkins was also in attendance and was not amused.He said the jokes Danson made “were pretty vulgar and many were way, way over the line.” However others in attendance, such as model and fashion icon Beverly Johnson, defended the TV star. Whoopi and Ted became friends after meeting as guests on The Arsenio Hall Show in 1988, but it wasn't until they starred together in Made in America in 1992 that a romance blossomed.

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