How soon is too soon to criticize the dead? In the wake of Jackass star Ryan Dunn’s death on Monday morning, Roger Ebert was pushing that line on Twitter. Dunn’s friend Bam Margera engaged him. Do you side with either one?
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After being fired by AFLAC for his insensitive too-soon Japan jokes, Gottfried is veering into the skid, not away from it. And now the comedian mines history’s greatest tragedies for comedy gold. Is it too soon to make fun of the Trail of Tears?
If there is such a thing as “too soon?,” that thing is Gilbert Gottfried. The man who famously made a 9/11 joke at the Hugh Hefner roast just weeks after the attacks has set his sights on the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. Oy vey.
Just three days after the tragic mass shooting outside a Tucson, Arizona Safeway that left six dead and 14 wounded, Washington Examiner editorial cartoonist Nate Beeler used the images of the dead to make a point. Is it “too soon?”