Common sense should tell you when silence is golden. There are just something’s we just don’t talk about or defend.

Last week Rudner Figueroa was fired for implying the first lady Michelle Obama could have been cast in the “Planet of the Apes” franchise.

Will somebody please tell me why Raven Symones’, who was appearing as a guest host on the View, would come to this man’s defense? Raven defended him by suggesting we all look like animals and his comment wasn’t meant to be racist!

Now you Rosie Perez went off on Raven Symone’ saying, “That’s like saying, I’m not racist, but I have black friends.” Watch the full segment here.