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The Hilarious Moment When Charles Barkley Called Michael Jordan Ugly On Oprah: "Anytime You Get $400 Million, You Become Handsome..."

The Hilarious Moment When Charles Barkley Called Michael Jordan Ugly On Oprah: "Anytime You Get $400 Million, You Become Handsome..."

Today, ex-NBA star Charles Barkley is widely known for his humor, which often becomes the main attraction of 'Inside the NBA' on TNT. And while Chuck's comedic tendencies are on full display in modern times, he's been funny for decades now.

On Twitter, one user made sure to remind the world of Barkley's antics by posting an epic video of his appearance on 'Oprah' with Michael Jordan. In the clip, which was obviously filmed many years ago, Barkley explains why people think of MJ as 'handsome':

"Everybody is kissing his butt, everybody is kissing his butt the whole time. People always talk about 'he's handsome,' but he's not handsome. He's not handsome. I think anytime you get 3, 4, 500 million dollars you become handsome."

Barkley absolutely killed the moment, and he had everybody rolling with laughter. Even back then, the guy knew how to make people laugh. He has also never been shy about saying exactly what he feels.

Speaking on his beef with Warriors fans, for example, he explained why he sees himself as the winner in the whole situation:

“Oh, I can buy into the (Warriors)," Barkley said on the "Ryen Russillo Podcast" prior to Game 2. "I hate their fans. But we have a lot of give and take, and that doesn’t bother me. They, you know, you know, Ry? As long as people are reacting to your opinion, you're doing what you're supposed to do on television. I mean, your job is to make sure people enjoy the sport. You, hopefully, you have good games, but when you, when you're announcer, you want an analyst, whatever, I'm not sure what the hell I am, to be honest with you. You want people to respond to whatever you say. So whether you boo me or cheer me, as long as they.… I'm like Roman Reigns. As long as they acknowledge me, I'm doing my job."

In a lot of ways, Barkley has changed very little over the years and it's what has made him so successful in the sports broadcasting space. Sadly, his relationship with Michael Jordan did fall apart and his career on television will soon come to an end, as the basketball star turns 60 next year.

Still, regardless of his future plans, Chuck will always be an icon for the NBA media world. His brutal honesty, hot takes, and hilarious comments will be remembered for years to come.