Daniel Tosh's show debut causes few ripples at Comic-Con
The comedian was out of line, but why can't fans keep quiet? Also: There are totally funny rape jokes.
In the wake of his recent rape joke controversy, Daniel Tosh wants all references to that topic edited out of his new animated series Brickleberry.
Comedian Daniel Tosh, who hosts Comedy Central's Internet video show Tosh.0, and is currently also in the news for a rape joke, has been talking about the situation a little on Twitter. Before Tosh.0 aired on Comedy Central
Rape jokes aren't always terrible. But when comedian Daniel Tosh laughed about a female audience member being gang-raped, he used humor to humiliate the woman—and assert his power, says Elissa Bassist.
Last week, Daniel Tosh, a 37-year-old professional comedian, told a heckler that it would be funny if she were "raped by like five guys." The incident launched a week-long interent-based discussion about the limits of stand-up