“They’re like, ‘Charles, we got one lady wrote an article.’ I’m like first of all, I didn’t call anybody PERSONALLY fat in San Antonio. I was just joking around and when this one lady wrote this article … we’ve been having fun with this for probably 10, 15 years!”
Barkley says the outrage is a product of cancel culture — saying, “You can’t even have fun nowadays without these jackasses trying to get you canceled and things like that.”
The 58-year-old says he’s not too worried — because he plans on retiring in a few years anyway.
“I’m trying to hang on for another couple of years until I’m 60 and then they can kiss my ass.”
“I’m only working till 60 … I’ve already told ’em that. I’m not working until the day I die, that’s stupid. And, if I don’t have enough money by now, I’m an idiot anyway, so they should fire me anyway.”