Roger Ebert, Who Is Married To A Black Woman, Apologizes For Using The N-Word On Twitter

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Film critic Roger Ebert (L) and wife Chaz Ebert

Although he’s down with the brown, is it okay for him to use the n-word in this context??

Roger Ebert apologized Thursday after facing heated criticism for using the n-word in a tweet on Wednesday.

roger ebert tweet

The famed film critic used the word in a Wednesday tweet that linked to a story about the removal of the n-word from a recent version of “Huckleberry Finn.” The word has been replaced by “slave,” a fact Ebert referenced in the tweet.

roger ebert tweet

Thoughts???

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