Bad Timing and Poor Humor: Daily Show co-creator tweets that OK tornado was meant to ‘target conservatives’

lizz“Daily Show” co-creator Lizz Winstead speaks onstage at the fifth annual PFLAG National Straight for Equality Awards. Winstead later apologized for her tweet about Monday’s Okahoma tornado.

She went too far.

“Daily Show” co-creator Lizz Winstead took to Twitter Monday night to say that the deadly tornado earlier that day was actually meant to “target conservatives.”

“This tornado is in Oklahoma so clearly it has been ordered to only target conservatives,” Winstead tweeted in a failed attempt at humor that triggered an intense wave of condemnation.

At first, Winstead doubled down on her bad joke, as she tried to explain that she was using the storm to refer to…


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