The British comedy world is mourning the loss of one of its greats, Mel Smith, who has died at the age of 60. As a comedian
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Banning any jokes about anything is a bad idea. Trying to get comedy club owners to ban comedians who (they believe) tell or have told or may tell 'rape jokes' is not just a bad idea, it is actively dangerous. Where does the censorship end?
The right to insult means we should have the right to express our views without fear of prosecution, even if they happen to insult someone. What it surely doesn't mean is the obligation to intentionally trample upon people's sensitivities.