Dave Chappelle Calls Critics 'Transgender Lunatics,' Monkeypox a 'Gay Disease'

Dave Chappelle Calls Critics 'Transgender Lunatics,' Monkeypox a 'Gay Disease'

Comedian Dave Chappelle reportedly pulled no punches at his Minneapolis show this past week where he blasted his critics as “transgender lunatics” and called monkeypox a gay disease.

Last Wednesday, the famed First Avenue concert venue in Minneapolis abruptly canceled Dave Chappelle’s show just hours before it opened due to woke outcry, forcing him to set up shop just three miles away at the Varsity Theater.

According to a review from the Star Tribune, Chappelle’s show offered a few surprising turns while not shying away from his usual brand of boundary-pushing humor. One moment that particularly caught the ire of LGBTQ activists was when he addressed the 50 protesters who had picketed outside First Avenue prior to the venue canceling his show. Per

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