Sarah Silverman's 'Live From N*****head' Comedy Fundraiser For NAACP

10/21/2011 09:39 am ET | Updated Dec 21, 2011

Comedian and TV actress Sarah Silverman is set to thump Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry with a provocatively titled comedy show in his home state.

Silverman is marshaling fellow comics for a fund-raiser in Texas titled, "Live From N*****head: Stripping The Paint Off Of Good Ol' Fashioned Racism."

The title refers to the controversy over Perry's West Texas hunting campground where the candidate has entertained friends and supporters. The campground's former name, "Niggerhead," was painted on a rock at the entrance for many years.


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