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Trevor Noah's tweets could be serious threat to future of Comedy Central
Trevor Noah's tweets could be serious threat to future of Comedy Central

In a culture where we whip ourselves into instant media frenzies and then move on forgetting only days later what it was that so upset us, maybe Trevor Noah’s tweets won’t be such a big deal by the weekend. But the offensive tweets that surfaced within a day of the 31-year-old South African comedian being named Monday as Jon Stewart’s replacement on "The Daily Show" make me think Comedy Central might have made a very bad choice in filling one of the most important chairs in popular culture. And if that turns out to be true, the channel’s earnings are going to plummet. Before Stewart and the recently departed Stephen Colbert, Comedy Central felt like a...

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