Nothing to see here! Kevin HartHe does not understand why he had to face retaliation for organizing a birthday party for his son "Cowboys and Indians".
the Night school star, 39, and his wife Eniko Parrish were attacked on Thursday, November 22, for sharing Instagram photos of their son, Kenzo Hart, who was celebrating his first birthday with friends dressed in American Indian and western clothing.
Although some fans said the evening was culturally insensitive and "a terrible idea", Hart defended the bash of Wednesday, November 27, episode of his show SiriusXM, Directly from the hart.
"The reason I even talk about this idiot is because it shows how stupid our world is with our opinions," said the comedian. "People are at a record level. Make a racial judgment in organizing a one-year birthday party where the theme is "Cowboys and Indians"? It's based on the outfits that are given to young children!
Hart also addressed a commentator who criticized the celebration by comparing it to "a slave owner and a slave party".
"If you do not think there are neighborhoods where they play this game in some white neighborhoods, then you're a crazy idiot.You do not think that they've had idiot games like that? As a child, do we play cops and thieves, kid, did you play cowboys and Indians, when you were a kid, if you go to the shops, you're going to look at a paraphernalia? Jumanji the actor explained. "To be a cowboy, you buy boots, you buy a gun, you buy a hat. Some even had a lasso … When you were a kid, when you played these games, they were based on the premise of a hypothetical place that was placed in our perception of cinema.
Kevin Hart and Eniko Parrish
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – AUGUST 03: Eniko Parrish and (D) Kevin Hart attend the launch of Kevin Hart and Jon Feltheimer as part of the Laugh Out Loud show at a private residence on August 3, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Leon Bennett / FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA – JANUARY 16: Kevin Hart (D) and Eniko Parrish attend a basketball game between Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center on January 16, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez / Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA – OCTOBER 12: Actor Kevin Hart and his wife, Eniko Parrish attend "Kevin Hart: And now?" Screening in Philadelphia at UA Riverview 17 on October 12, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo / Getty Images)
Santa Monica, CA – Dec. 11: Eniko Parrish (left) and actor Kevin Hart attend the 22nd Annual Critics' Choice Awards at Barker Hangar on December 11, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison / Getty Images)
Actor Kevin Hart and his wife Eniko Parrish attend the 22nd Annual Critics' Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California, United States, on December 11, 2016. REUTERS / Danny Moloshok
Presenter Kevin Hart arrives with Eniko Parrish at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California on February 28, 2016. REUTERS / Lucy Nicholson
Actor Kevin Hart (R) and his wife Eniko Parrish pose at the GQ Men's Night Party in West Hollywood, California on December 8, 2016. REUTERS / Danny Moloshok
Cast member Kevin Hart and fiancee Eniko Parrish pose for the "Get Hard" premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California on March 25, 2015. The film will be released in the United States on March 27. REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni
Actor Kevin Hart (R) and model Eniko Parrish arrive at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California on January 11, 2015. REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni (USA – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (GOLDENGLOBES-ARRIVALS )
Comedian Kevin Hart (right) and his girlfriend Eniko Parrish attend Spike TV's "Guys Choice" awards in Los Angeles on June 7, 2014. REUTERS / Phil McCarten (USA – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
The cast member, Kevin Hart, and his fiancée, Eniko Parrish, at the premiere of "The Wedding Ringer" at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, Calif., On January 6, 2015. The film will open in the United States on January 16th. REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
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He added, "What I'm saying is that it's not something that's just started. It's not a racial insult that people commit or hurt. It's a game we've been playing for years. "
Although Parrish, 34, has not yet responded to the controversy, she described the evening as "nothing special" via an Instagram post posted on Thursday.
Hart and Parrish welcomed Kenzo in November 2017 after the announcement of the Secret life of pets the actor's infidelity. Hart shares 13-year-old daughter Haven and 11-year-old son Hendrix with ex-wife Torrei Hart.