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‘Comedian’ Ralphie May on dead storm chasers: God cleaned up the gene pool

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On Friday, three storm chasers were killed while pursuing a tornado in Oklahoma. As Twitchy reported, one member of the chase team detailed the ominous storm in a haunting final tweet.

Whenever there’s a tragedy involving a loss of life, we can always count on somebody to “go there.” Today that person was comedian Ralphie May, who is big in physical size but small in the area of sensitivity:

Reaction to May’s tweet, some of it from people who otherwise describe themselves as fans of his comedy, was mostly critical:

http://twitter.com/#!/TheMicroPodcast/status/341248787928457217
http://twitter.com/#!/ed_shook/status/341254872437506051


http://twitter.com/#!/TheMicroPodcast/status/341251149325811713

Not that May didn’t have his defenders:

May threw it at Twitter, and it didn’t stick.

Update: The original version of this post misidentified the storm chasers as Weather Channel employees. Twitchy regrets the error.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/06/02/comedian-ralphie-may-on-dead-okla-storm-chasers-killed-sometimes-god-just-cleans-up-the-gene-pool/



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