Jay Leno apologizes for past jokes about Asians: 'In my heart I knew it was wrong'

Late night comedian Jay Leno issued an apology for jokes targeting the Asian community over the span of his career. In a Zoom call with Media Action Network for Asian Americans (MANAA) leader Guy Aoki, Leno said he "genuinely thought them to be harmless" at the time but upon reflecting on the jokes, he says "in my heart I knew it was wrong."