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Jamie Foxx Defends SNL 'Kill All the White People' Joke on NBC's 'Today': 'I'm a Comedian'

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<p>In an interview with actor Jamie Foxx on Wednesday's NBC <em>Today </em>about his upcoming movie <em>Django Unchained</em>, co-host Savannah Guthrie brought up offensive comments Foxx made while hosting <em>Saturday Night Live</em>: "You said your character gets to, quote, 'kill all the white people,' adding, 'how great is that?' I know you know about the criticism, do you think it was fair?"<br /><br />Rather than show any regret for the remark, Foxx simply replied: "I'm a comedian. So, I mean, I'm not a – I don't even know what to say." Instead of following up on that non-answer, Guthrie made the awkward transition: "Back to the movie..."</p>