Monday 5 December 2016

So, just how far is too far?

Published 29/04/2014 | 02:30

Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers

As you may have seen, Joan Rivers has once again landed herself in the mire with a gag about those young women in Cleveland who were abducted and held as sex slaves for more than a decade.

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We all know the horrific details of these young women from disadvantaged backgrounds who seemed to disappear off the radar – too old to appear as missing persons on milk cartons and too young to have started their own family, who might have missed them.

In this case, she disgustingly joked that her own living conditions were so cramped that "those women in the basement in Cleveland had more room".

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