Jason Spencer 'to resign' after appearance on Sacha Baron Cohen show

U.S. Lawmaker Resigns After Screaming N Word On ‘Who Is America

The resignation comes after 48 hours of relentless mocking and calls for Spencer to step down. Spencer lost his primary in the spring in his bid for a fifth term and initially said he would serve out his final five months, but the drum beat became too loud.

David Ralston, the Republican speaker for the state house of representatives had led calls for Mr Spencer's immediate resignation.

Just two episodes in, Sacha Baron Cohen's Who Is America? has created buzz for itself by having a disguised Cohen dupe various political figures into making controversial statements and doing egregious things. At the same time, he does a racist Asian impression after being told to imitate a Chinese tourist in a simulation scenario.

Spencer also repeatedly yelled the n-word after he was told to demonstrate how to attract attention while facing an ISIS kidnapper.

In a final show-stopping demonstration titled "Using your buttocks to intimidate ISIS", he pulled down his trousers and attempted to touch his bottom on Baron Cohen, who was standing behind him holding a boxing pad.

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They were: Angela (45), Arya (1), Belinda (69), Ervin (76), Evan (7), Glenn (40), Horace (70), Maxwell (2) and Reece (9). Jeffrey Goodman, who has represented people injured in past duck boat accidents, said the vessels should be banned.

The GOP state lawmaker was seen shouting racial slurs and baring his ass in an attempt to fight terror during a segment with Cohen's ex-Mossad agent character Erran Morad. Republican candidate for governor Brian Kemp, who had previously listed Spencer as one of his supporters, released a statement of his own saying "Rep. Spencer's words and behavior are hurtful, insensitive and completely unacceptable".

Spencer claims Baron Cohen took advantage of his fear he or his family would be targeted by terrorists, after receiving death threats when he proposed a ban on Muslim women wearing burkas in public.

Spencer then repeatedly chases Baron Cohen around buttocks-first, with his pants around his ankles.

Other duped "guests" include former Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin and former United States vice-president Dick Cheney. Baron Cohen then says: "Are you insane?"

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