HBO Offends Entire Country After 'Jonah From Tonga' Uses Brownface

September 3, 2014 9:46 PM

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Listen up: Not only is the use of blackface not OK, neither is any other kind of cultural appropriation. Everyone should know that by now.

But there's one guy who really, really doesn't get it. Chris Lilley, a comedian, director and writer from Australia, has donned -- and received criticism for -- blackface, yellowface and, now, brownface in the form of HBO's new show, "Jonah from Tonga" -- written by and starring the controversial co...

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