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Jimmy Kimmel Skit Spurs Outrage, Now Apology

Jimmy Kimmel Skit Spurs Outrage, Now Apology

Originally posted 10/29/2013 09:00AM

ABC is apologizing for a segment of Jimmy Kimmel Live in which a child joked about killing Chinese people to help erase the U.S. debt.

The boy's unscripted comment came during a comedy bit in which youngsters commented on news events. The skit, aimed at poking fun at childish politicians, aired last week on Kimmel's late-night talk show.

ABC's apology came in response to a complaint from a group called 80-20 that identifies itself as a pan-Asian-American political organization.

In an Oct. 25 letter to the group, ABC said it would never purposefully do anything to upset the Chinese, Asian or other communities. The network says the skit will be edited out of the Jimmy Kimmel Live episode for future airings or any other distribution, including online.

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Whoops! Jeremy Renner Accidentally Pops Viagra Before 10-Hour Flight

UpdatePosted 07/27/2012 12:45PM

Jeremy Renner Accidentally Pops Viagra Before 10-Hour Flight

Originally posted 07/27/2012 11:30AM

Jeremy Renner's flight from Los Angeles to London was not without a little, um, turbulence. On his recent trip, The Bourne Legacy star's attempt to catch some shut-eye up in their air resulted in some problems below the belt.

"I had to get off the plane to go to work, so I had to sleep on the plane," Renner, 41, recalled on Tuesday's Jimmy Kimmel Live! "So I take a little sleeping pill, pop it and realize nothing's happening – but something else was happening."

What he thought was Ambien was actually Viagra, given to him by a friend.

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Charlie Sheen Suprises Jimmy Kimmel with a Kiss

Originally posted 03/22/2011 11:25AM



Charlie Sheen charged the Jimmy Kimmel Live stage Monday night and planted a smooch on the "moist lips" of the surprised late night host.

The audience greeted Sheen with thunderous applause as he barreled in, and he rewarded their enthusiasm with high-fives, autographs and, later, novelty T-shirts sporting some of his most famous quips.

Sheen, 45, also showed guest Mark Cuban – with whom he's considering going into business – some serious affection, giving the billionaire a bear hug.

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