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Posts Tagged ‘Daniel Tosh’

TheWrap Reporter Gets Slapped for Tosh Final Para

There’s a healthy debate going on in the comments to Tim Kenneally’s TheWrap article about the rape jokes made by Daniel Tosh at The Laugh Factory and the comedian’s subsequent Twitter apology.

Reader GauchoGreg however also takes issue with the final sentence of Kenneally’s report – ‘Clowns with better senses of humor than he has, hopefully.’ Complains GG:

Tim Kenneally, is this an editorial or news? By good journalistic standards you should have left your thoughts out of the last line and simply reported the facts. Your insertion of your opinion of Tosh’s humor makes me question how reliable your article is or it if is slanted. We don’t need more slanted news – we need honest news (even if entertainment news like this). Think about holding those opinions to drinks in bars where your friends can respond to whether your opinion is valid or misguided.

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Comedy Central’s Guilty Pleasure

Four of the five nominees in today’s 2011 People’s Choice Awards category of “Favorite TV Guilty Pleasure” are instantly recognizable: Jersey Shore, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D List and The Real Housewives of New Jersey. But who-what the heck is tosh.O?

For the unitiatied, tosh.O is a Comedy Central video clip compilation show hosted by American stand-up Daniel Tosh. It’s currently on hiatus until January 2011, but it has in the past outranked both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. Here’s a recent sampling by Tosh of three Jackass-like dance crazes sweeping the online nation:

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