Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Kristen Schaal Takes on the Rape-Redefining GOP on The Daily Show

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Kristen Schaal was on The Daily Show last night to discuss the GOP's attempted re-definition of rape (which they dropped this morning). I don't think I've ever seen a comedy bit use the word "rape" as many times as this one does, and it actually gets relatively uncomfortable. But it seems like that was the point: she takes the GOP's position, takes it to its logical conclusion, and rubs their faces in it. It's funny, to be sure, but in the squirmiest possible way.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Danbury-Shakes/100001498298066 Danbury Shakes

    "Rape with benefits." That's the name of my autobiography.

  • Megh Wright

    I love this. Who said rape and abortion can't be funny? …wow, did I just say that?

  • FubarGuy

    See? Carlin WAS right – rape CAN be funny!