Racist or Nah? Celebs Sound Off on Bill Maher's 'House N*gger' Comment

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 07:  Master of ceremonies Bill Maher speaks onstage during the 6th Annual Sean Penn & Friends HAITI RISING Gala Benefiting J/P Haitian Relief Organizationat Montage Hotel on January 7, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for J/P Haitian Relief Organization )

Racist or Nah? Celebs Sound Off on Bill Maher's 'House N*gger' Comment

Chance the Rapper, Orlando Jones and more weigh in.

Published June 4, 2017

Bill Maher using the n-word on his HBO talk show Real Time is the racial slur heard 'round the world, and has Twitter divided in its outrage.

Plenty of celebs have weighed in on the controversy, with some calling for Maher to be fired and others defending — or, dismissing — his actions.

Let's see where our faves landed on the issue...

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Written by Evelyn Diaz

(Photo: Michael Kovac/Getty Images for J/P Haitian Relief Organization )

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