SNL Leslie jonesLeslie Jones recently clapped back at her critics who derided the Saturday Night Live writer for her recent skit about slavery.

During Saturday’s Weekend Update, Jones joked that she’d never be single and would be “the number one slave draft pick” had she been in the antebellum South.

Jones’ skit caused many to accuse SNL of crossing the line. We called the skit “disturbing” and “offensive,” and Ebony Senior Editor Jamilah Lemieux said she was “appalled” Jones seemed to be “auditioning for Birth of a Nation 2: We’s Really Like Dis!

Jones took to Twitter to defend her appearance, singling out Black people for “b-tching and moaning about stupid sh-t.”

What do you think of Leslie Jones’ explanation? Are Black people too sensitive when it comes to jokes about slavery?

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