Pat Robertson Asks ‘What Is This Mac And Cheese, Is That A Black Thing?’ (VIDEO)

Source: James Crugnale / Mediaite

700 Club host Pat Robertson was utterly flummoxed over a Thanksgiving food item discussed by co-anchor Kristi Watts during an interview with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. “What is this Mac and Cheese, is that a black thing?” Robertson asked in bewilderment.

“What’s that one thing at Thanksgiving you just have to have?” Watts, who happens to be African-American, had asked Rice.

“It’s Mac and Cheese,” Rice responded.

A confused Robertson, who grew up in Lexington, Virginia, acted like he had never heard of the culinary dish, a popular American staple for generations and absent-mindedly singled out the meal as a food reserved for blacks. Smithsonian Magazine notes that Kraft Foods first introduced its boxed macaroni and cheese in 1937.

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  • Erica Fitzhugh

    yet the mac part of mac and cheese comes from italy…hmmmm

  • TSmooth

    Interesting…you can tell she was offended because of how she was stumbling in her response.