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Megyn Kelly apologized to colleagues after making controversial comments on Blackface on live television.
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Megyn Kelly's controversial Comments on Blackface's support on Tuesday Episode of "Megyn Kelly Today" are not the only missteps the journalist has made in her career.

Here are some other derailments of importance.

Your interview, that not, well, training with Jane Fonda

In September 2017, Kelly interviewed the veteran actress to promote her Netflix movie "Our Souls in the Night". The conversation became cruel when host Fonda, 80, asked about plastic surgery.

"We really want to talk about it now?" Fonda responded during the "Today" show chat and gave Kelly a disbelieving look.

Kelly later expressed regret over the interview with Us Weekly, which was released earlier this month.

"I wish I had not put Jane Fonda on," she said, thinking about her program. "That did not go well!"

Kelly insisted that she had not focused on the per-mille back the question though.

"She answered that question in about 40 different forums," she said. "There was nothing wrong with me, and she's answered it in 40 more forums since!"

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The "Will & Grace" segment that Debra Messing regretted

The same month that her Fonda faux pas took place, Kelly hosted "Will & Grace" in front of the Premiere of the revival participated. During her debut show, Kelly cheerfully told a "Will & Grace" fan that "the gay thing is going to be great" for him.

In reply to the question about her appearance in "Megyn Kelly Today" on Instagram, Messing replied that she wished she had not been part of the show.

"Regret, keep going," she wrote. "Disappointed by her comments."

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The Controversy over Body Shedding

Earlier this year, Kelly had invited fitness enthusiast Maria Kang and encouraged her to "get in." transform a professional business. "

"Some of us want to be ashamed," Kelly concluded. "When I was in law school and gaining weight, I said to my stepfather," When you see me in that kitchen again, you say, 'Where are you going, fat …?'

"And it works! ", Kelly said smiling to her audience and gave a thumbs up.

Kelly addressed her remarks the following day on her show.

"I said something in this show yesterday that has clearly hit a nerve, and I think it's a conversation we need to have open," she said disparagingly disparaging others, something I absolutely disagree with , On the contrary, on the contrary. "

" I still cringe when I hear a person being attacked for their weight, "she added. Please, I would never encourage anyone to do that. I've thought a lot about why I once encouraged myself. "

Her insistence that Jesus and Santa are white

Before going to NBC, Kelly fought a 2013 piece titled "Santa Claus Should not Be Whiter"

"When I saw this headline, I somehow laughed and said," That It's so ridiculous, and another person says it's racist to have a white Santa Claus, "Kelly said, then a Fox News personality. And by the way, for all the kids watching at home, Santa is just white. But this person is arguing that maybe we should have a black Santa, too, but Santa is what he is, and just so you know, we're just discussing it because someone wrote about it, kids. "

" Just because you're uncomfortable does not mean it has to change, "Kelly added later. Jesus was also a white man … He was a historical figure, that's a verifiable fact, just like Santa Claus. I just want the kids to see that. "

For Kelly it was about," how do you just revise it in the midst of heritage, history and change Santa from white to black?

When asked about her comments at a Business Insider conference last November, Kelly admitted to fibbing during her talk time.

"I regret a lot of what I've said," Kelly said. "I mean, you'll be doing it in the air live TV several hours a week, you'll say stupid (force expression). That's just the reality you know, so yes, there's a lot, I'd like to go back and say otherwise.

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