On the heels of the controversy-filled Ricky Gervais performance at the Golden Globes on Sunday, it seems just maybe we’re about to spin out into another comedian-related discussion about whether said comic has “crossed the line.”
This time, hugely popular insult comic Lisa Lampanelli, she of Comedy Central Roast fame, took to Twitter this morning, cracking wise about Zsa Zsa Gabor’s Jan. 14 leg amputation (following a reported leg infection) and the fact that Gabor’s mansion is now on sale for $28 million. So, here’s how that looked:
And, as they tend to do, TMZ picked up on the Tweet and has caused the Internet to go abuzz with opinions. We just spoke to Lisa and as you could probably guess she feels that people really need to lighten up.
“Wow! That one was the mild one! It never ceases to amaze me what people get offended at. Thank God I’m finally getting some well-deserved controversy like my idol, Kathy Griffin!” she told Punchline Magazine.
Just to prove she’s committed to the joke, Lisa gave us exclusive Zsa Zsa-related tweets that she hasn’t posted and will not be seen anywhere else. Here they are: