Chris Jericho Slurs Speech

November 5th, 2009 by

WWE star Chris Jericho is wrestling with a pretty serious controversy — after he made a slew of offensive slurs against Middle Easterners and gays.

Jericho was at the Sacramento Horror Film Festival two weeks ago … for a screening of a movie in which he appears. During a Q&A session, Jericho referred to the moderator several times as “Hadji” — a term sometimes used as a racial slur against Middle Easterners.

After the first wave of slurs — and a random shot at Paris Hilton — the host jokingly takes Jericho’s drink to sniff it for booze, when Chris chimes back, “it’s apple juice … fag.”

Jericho tells TMZ, “After seeing the video I realize some inappropriate comments were made and I apologize if I offended anybody.” Jericho continues, “Just know that everyone on stage was having a blast and we all shared a drink and a laugh after! The good news is I got my wish of being posted on TMZ.”

Read more: TMZ


One Response

  1. Crack The Clown

    Lol, What? Chris is usualy a nice guy, why the hell would he say that. Sucks to be Jericho.

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