meets world trina mcgee will friedle aunt jemima joke

When Will Friedle made what he thought was a harmless joke about his "Boy Meets World" co-star Trina McGee looking like Aunt Jemima

she took the time to explain to him the implications of comparing a Black woman to a character rooted in racist stereotypes

During an appearance on a Sept. 12 episode of the "Pod Meets World" podcast, which stars "Boy Meets World" alums Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong and Friedle

Trina McGee opens up about racism she experienced on 'Boy Meets World

You and I still hadn't worked together a ton, but in my head you were a part of the cast so that means I'm gonna make fun of you

So I thought 'gonna make fun of her red hat.' That's as a far as my dumb (expletive) privileged mind saw it