Ricky Gervais Takes Backlash For Transgender Jokes In Netflix Special

Comedian Ricky Gervais comes under fire for making graphic jokes about the transgender community in his new Netflix specially, sparking backlash on social media and calls for boycotts of the streaming service.

About four minutes after the one-hour Netflix special, which aired Tuesday, Mr. Gervais started a series of jokes about trans women, including the use of pronouns and public toilets.

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