When is comedy offensive? Aug. 28, 2018

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When does comedy become offensive? At the conclusion of Edinburgh Festival Fringe, we speak to Tiff Stevenson, stand-up comic and actor, and Tristram Fane Saunders, commissioning editor of culture at The Telegraph and judge for the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, on what is acceptable in comedy. (Image: the Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, credit: Ken Jack/Getty Images)



When does comedy become offensive? At the conclusion of Edinburgh Festival Fringe, we speak to Tiff Stevenson, stand-up comic and actor, and Tristram Fane Saunders, commissioning editor of culture at The Telegraph and judge for the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, on what is acceptable in comedy. (Image: the Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, credit: Ken Jack/Getty Images)