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Yes, ‘Comedian Privilege’ Is A Thing

Chris Rock and Will Smith just proved it

Photo by Michel Grolet on Unsplash

When we witnessed “the slap heard ’round the world” where Will Smith smacked Chris Rock, it set off a chain reaction of social commentary. At what level of severity was Smith’s behavior? How do we measure the magnitude of disrespect Rock had aimed at Jada Pinkett Smith?

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