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Jamie Foxx Blasted for 'Transphobic' Bruce Jenner Jokes

Mar 30, 2015

Jamie Foxx is under fire for telling jokes during his opening monologue at the iHeartRadio Music Awards Sunday night about Bruce Jenner's reported — but unconfirmed — transition to living as a woman.

"We got Bruce Jenner, who will be here doing some musical performances," the host said. "He's doing a his-and-her duet all by himself."

Foxx added: "Look, I'm just busting your balls while I still can.

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The reaction on Twitter was swift and sharp.

https://twitter.com/laurennostro/status/582334768907350016

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