Rape jokes are never funny, except when they are.
I’m glad that there are some brave feminists on the internet who aren’t afraid to stand up and say that they like rape jokes. I’m rarely a fan of absolutes. “Rape is never funny!” strikes me as about as productive as saying, “Nobody wants to have an abortion.” It blocks out the voices of people for whom rape jokes or abortion have been an overwhelmingly...
...So a Girl Walks into a Comedy Club.... →
breakfastcookie: This is something that happened to a friend of mine in her own words. After I called out to him, Tosh paused for a moment. Then, he says, “Wouldn’t it be funny if that girl got raped by like, 5 guys right now? Like right now? What if a bunch of guys just raped her…” Another shitty hack misogynist did this to me the last time that I went to Comedy Cellar, when a friend and...
People get really irritated by mental illness. “Just fucking get it together!...– Maria Bamford