I am both a comedian and a feminist and I feel torn by this rape joke debate. I have a lot of dogs in this race.
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Ultimately, no one will care about Tosh. But, someone will care about this: in the time it took me to write this paragraph another woman was raped. Jokes like the one Tosh told perpetuate a culture that not only tolerates this, but encourages it.
UPDATE: Laugh Factory owner Jamie Masada, who claims to have been present the night of Tosh's show, has told Buzzfeed that the comedian's exchange wit...
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