Comedy Central says it’s ‘unfair’ to judge Trevor Noah on his bad tweets

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Comedy Central says that replacement Daily Show host Trevor Noah shouldn’t be judged solely on his old tweets, which many have been highlighting today as sexist and anti-Semitic. “Like many comedians, Trevor Noah pushes boundaries; he is provocative and spares no one, himself included,” Comedy Central says in a statement. “To judge him or his comedy based on a handful of jokes is unfair. Trevor is a talented comedian with a bright future at Comedy Central.”

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