14/08/2014 12:57 BST | Updated 20/05/2015 06:12 BST

Ouch! Joan Rivers' Waxing 'Joke' About 'Ugly' Baby North West

They say if you put your family in the public eye, then you have to take the knocks along with the pay cheque.

But has infamously outrageous comedienne Joan Rivers gone too far by making an offensive 'joke' at the expensive of reality TV's most famous baby – North West, daughter, of course, of Kim Kardashian and Kanye?

Well, you judge for yourself.

As part of her stand-up comedy routine, the 80-year-old American described seven-month-old North as 'ugly' and then scraped underneath the barrel by saying the cute infant was 'desperately in need of a waxing'.

Hey, Joan: go and pick on someone your own size (5ft 2in, fyi)!

The comedienne joked about seven-month-old Nori as part of her latest stand-up comedy routine.

She explained how she had met little Nori when her mum Kim brought her into the offices of the E! television network, where Joan hosts Fashion Police.

According to