Chris Rock Comes Under Fire For Lamar Odom Joke

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Chris Rock’s untasteful Lamar Odom joke

Comedians have been known to thread a fine line with social issues, and one who constantly pushes that line is Chris Rock.

Chris Rock's untasteful Lamar Odom joke
Chris Rock’s untasteful Lamar Odom joke

The actor and comedian, who is hosting the 2016 Academy Awards, came under fire on Twitter for a joke about Lamar Odom.

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Odom cancelled his divorce to wife Khloe Kardashian after recovering from a coma, and Rock congratulated him in the oddest of ways.

Rock posted on Twitter, “Here’s to Lamar Odom on being the first guy in history to have coke and hookers save his marriage,” adding, “Stay strong Lamar.”

Fans didn’t seem to like the joke, a number of them airing their displeasure.




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