Wouldn’t it be funny if the boys that photographed themselves assaulting Savannah Dietrich got raped right now? Also, that priest, Monsignor Lynn, who is going to serve three to six years for failing to investigate sex abuse claims against priests — wouldn’t it be hilarious if he were raped in prison? And Jerry Sandusky? Just picture him in the showers with a bunch of bigger guys! Are you laughing? No? Well, that’s because imagining someone getting raped is about as humorous as imagining someone stepping on a landmine or getting car-jacked. It’s terrifying and no one deserves it.
The Soapbox: The Thing That Is Funny About Rape - The Frisky

Wouldn’t it be funny if the boys that photographed themselves assaulting Savannah Dietrich got raped right now? Also, that priest, Monsignor Lynn, who is going to serve three to six years for failing to investigate sex abuse claims against priests — wouldn’t it be hilarious if he were raped in prison? And Jerry Sandusky? Just picture him in the showers with a bunch of bigger guys! Are you laughing? No? Well, that’s because imagining someone getting raped is about as humorous as imagining someone stepping on a landmine or getting car-jacked. It’s terrifying and no one deserves it.

The Soapbox: The Thing That Is Funny About Rape - The Frisky

So Tosh was making rape jokes to point out how terrible rape is. He’s a regular activist! But more than Tosh’s response to the heckler being offensive and threatening, it was lazy and uncreative. Making a rape joke is easy. If the best you can do to handle a heckler is to threaten her with rape, then you’re probably not a very good comedian.
The Soapbox: Daniel Tosh Apologizes For Rape Comment, But Is Still A Lazy, Sexist Jerk

So Tosh was making rape jokes to point out how terrible rape is. He’s a regular activist! But more than Tosh’s response to the heckler being offensive and threatening, it was lazy and uncreative. Making a rape joke is easy. If the best you can do to handle a heckler is to threaten her with rape, then you’re probably not a very good comedian.

The Soapbox: Daniel Tosh Apologizes For Rape Comment, But Is Still A Lazy, Sexist Jerk