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Gilbert Gottfried

SHOCKING

Japan Tsunami Jokes

3/14/2011 11:55 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

As the death toll creeps towards 3,000 ... and the fear of a nuclear disaster looms ... comedian Gilbert Gottfried decided the timing was right for some completely tasteless Japan tsunami jokes.

Japan Tsunami Jokes

Gilbert went to his Twitter page over the past 24 hours and dropped TWELVE tsunami-inspired jokes ... including:

Gilbert Gottfried Japan Jokes

So we gotta ask ...

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166.

Chelsea    

You know what they say, if you can't laugh at death what can you laugh at.

1290 days ago
167.

Lyndsey    

Never heard of him but I'm guessing he's a complete imbecile. There are some things you shouldn't joke about and the destruction of thousands of lives is one of them.

1290 days ago
168.

Howie    

@Mango Lady: "Freedom of speech HOWIE! GFY!

Posted at 11:21 AM on Mar 14, 2011 by Mango Lady"

Freedom of speech does not include the right to incite murder. You're too stupid and/or ignorant to understand that. You've overwhelmed yourself by your hatred of Jews. You'll find out about that when the police or FBI come knocking on your door to question you for inciting people to murder Jews. Have a nice day, you racist, violent psychopath. Or is it sociopath? Or both? Let's be safe and say you're both.

1290 days ago
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scuba steve    

A lot of you folks are commenting on TMZ about Harvey and Gilbert having poor taste. Do you read the stuff they post on this site? We are asked "who would you rather?", we read personal, intimate things about people that most would have a hissy fit if it was us. And because a guy chooses to deal with a bad situation with jokes you call him out? Take a good look in the mirror!!

If you think Gilbert only makes jokes about other countries disasters, you are wrong. Gilbert made a joke at a Comedy Central Roast about 911 i think. Of course he was boomed by some, a comment about it being too soon was yelled. He didn't wait the required 2 weeks, months, years??? So Gilbert went on to tell The Aristocrats joke, got a bunch of laughs!! Don't know the joke, look it up, watch the DVD.

That is the dirtiest, raunchiest, foulest joke I've ever heard, but it was more appropriate than dealing the with the pain of a disaster.=

1290 days ago
170.

Woot    

Hey, I'm not above making joke's at nearly everyone's expense, but his just aren't funny. Does he think he has to push the hottest current buttons to get a laugh? Cuz it ain't workin', bro.

1290 days ago
171.

james hart    

He's not funny. Neither is snl.

1290 days ago
172.

jim    

Howie,

The problem here is that Mr. Levin posted this just for this EXACT response. It's very hateful and it pushes peoples buttons. It is no wonder than, why people are really calling it as it is. However , no excuse to threaten ANY race, person.

TMZ....small minds think alike.

1290 days ago
173.

EricCarr91    

Really?! I have no remark about what he said good or bad. But some of you need to realize you're talking smack about TMZ in your comments which is a GOSSIP site. What kind of things do you expect to see on here? Yeah, what he said was tasteless, but throwing this site under the bus with him?!

1290 days ago
174.

Carvey    

Hey, Gilbert, you might want to save the jokes at least until the problems with the nuclear reactors are rectified. As it stands, a big chunk of the western portion of north America could be saturated in radioactive fallout if things get worse over there. So if you can't show compassion for a country suffering such a tragic event you should at least be able to show some concern for yourself and the country in which you reside.

1290 days ago
175.

mary    

TMX, Godfreid,all the "little levins In thier little area" Hope you never suffer a human suffering like this, but be careful, it will come back and bite youall in your little a..es! Sounds like TMZ has finally hit the sikds! Thank God!!!!!! Maybe they will be cancelled. Stop watching them with there sick entertainment!

1290 days ago
176.

Chia    

He can't get attention on talent, so he pulls this crap to get press.

1290 days ago
177.

Howie    

Howie,
@jim:"However , no excuse to threaten ANY race, person.

Posted at 11:36 AM on Mar 14, 2011 by jim"

Exactly right. There is no excuse to threaten ANY race or person.

But poor excuses for human beings like Mango Lady, don't understand that. They enjoy threatening people just because they're Jewish. They're racists and losers because of it.

1290 days ago
178.

tanvee    

The Shock value just makes him look like an insensitive idiot.

1290 days ago
179.

Howie    

Mango Lady is evil. Simple as that.

1290 days ago
180.

Cody    

God I love him. At least someone (Including lisa lampanelli) has the balls to say these things.

1290 days ago
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