Megyn Kelly Bashes Detractors Who Called Her Racist Over White Santa Claus Controversy

Megyn Kelly was playing offense on Friday in confronting a controversy she stirred Wednesday when she repeatedly told kids that Santa Claus is a white man -- not a black and white penguin – as one writer says he should be.

“This would be funny,” Kelly said of the controversy on Friday, “if it were not so telling about our society, in particular the knee-jerk instinct by so many to race-bait and to assume the worst in people – especially people employed by the very powerful Fox News Channel.”

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