He joked about dead babies and recently bereaved parents walked out of his show.
His defence was that “offence is the collateral damage of freedom of speech”.
Am I right in saying that this has NOTHING to do with “censorship” and “freedom of speech”, as those are things that can only be enacted and compromised by states and governments?
Has the “NOTHING SHOULD BE OUT OF BOUNDS IN COMEDY” argument EVER been made by a comedian who isn’t straight, white, and male?
In the words of Ricky - discuss.