The controversial commentator was supposed to appear on a new episode of Miz Handler's talk show, but the TV personality revealed the Donald Trump supporter bailed last-second... via EMAIL.
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The host appeared on Wednesday night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel, saying that if he were the interviewer, he'd start by telling the Olympian:
"If it's what you want to do, do it. I mean, what the hell's it matter what anybody else thinks?"
We're happy to hear this take — some common sense that America needs to get behind!
Unfortunately, then Dr. Phil kind of threw his own open-minded spirit out the window with his next comment, which is not only making light of Bruce's reported transition — but is also a bit ageist!
"You're almost 80; what's the point?"
Watch the doc try to dig himself out of this awkward hole with some help from Jimmy (below)!
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