Is offensive comedy acceptable?



talkRADIO’s Kevin O’Sullivan and comedian Konstantin Kisin defend ‘offensive’ comedy after Ricky Gervais was caught up in a row on the subject.

Mr Kisin said: “The people who control comedy on tv are not interested in making it funny. They’re interested in making a political point about progressive politics.”

It comes after fellow comedian Frankie Boyle criticised Mr Gervais for a joke he made about transgender people, calling it “very lazy”

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