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What ‘traumatized’ Wanda Sykes was thinking when Will Smith slapped Chris Rock

A “still traumatized” Wanda Sykes told an audience in Orlando, Florida on Thursday that she still couldn’t talk about the Oscar slap without getting emotional, People reported.

But the comedian, co-host of this fateful night in March, still had a lot to say.

Clearly, Will Smith’s slap of Chris Rock after he joked about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head still fueled his anger, especially when Smith stood around looking like he wasn’t bothered to receive his Best Actor Oscar.

“I couldn’t believe he was still sitting there, like an asshole,” Sykes said on his show, per People. “Shouldn’t you be sitting there with a lawyer or LAPD, motherfucker?”

Smith was banned for 10 years from the Oscars and the memory of his attack will likely linger. When comedian Dave Chappelle was tackled by a man onstage at the Hollywood Bowl last week, Rock took to the stage and snapped, “Was that Will Smith?

“Hopefully he pulls himself together,” Sykes said. “In the meantime, fuck him.”

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