The Daily Show Under Fire For Tasteless Abortion Joke Just Hours After SCOTUS’s Historic Vote!

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Well this joke was just a terrible idea…

Trevor Noah hasn’t exactly been making the most of his time as host on The Daily Show so far, and he may have just found himself in his biggest scandal yet.

That’s because some Twitter users are currently upset with the Comedy Central satire series following a tasteless abortion joke just hours after the Supreme Court‘s historic women’s health decision.

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For those of you who don’t know, SCOTUS voted 5-3 against a sexist law on Monday that essentially prevents the state of Texas from closing women’s clinics.

Unfortunately, the late night comedy show was a little too offensive while celebrating the vote, saying:

Yikes.

There’s a difference between being pro-choice and pro-abortion, y’all.

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Luckily, Trevor & Co. quickly realized their mistake, tweeting:

The fact they even had to say that…

Obviously making jokes about the news is what they do, but come on! Pick a better angle!

[Image via Comedy Central.]

Jun 28, 2016 9:54am PDT

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