t bar dr martens Jillette Apologizes for Calling Newfoundland Stupid
An American celebrity with a connection to this province was quick to apologize for calling Newfoundland after he was called out on social media.
Appearing on the Bill Maher show on Friday night, Penn Jillette, of the duo Penn and Teller, was asked where he is from, to which he responded a real mongrel, probably from Newfoundland, which is a euphemism for stupid. All those people up in the frozen north that club seals, those are my people. Never throw your Heritage under the bus,
u may need them one day. clip went viral in this province prompting, among others, comedian Mark Critch to respond on Twitter. Critch wrote u learn about where you from, act like Teller shut it. He saw the posts and apologized multiple times, in one tweet writing apologize to people of my favorite place, Newfoundland and my family for screwing up a on Real Time. Bad idea, badly done, not finished.