Laugh Factory owner Jamie Masada, who claims to have been present the night of Tosh's show, has told Buzzfeedthat the comedian's exchange with the offended audience member didn't happen the way she described.
According to Masada, Tosh didn't make a joke about the woman getting raped and the topic arose when the comedian asked the audience what they wanted to talk about and someone said "rape." He says that this is when the woman called out to Tosh, and that he responded like so:
"Daniel came in, and he said, 'Well it sounds like she’s been raped by five guys' — something like that. I really didn’t hear properly."
He also alleges that the woman stayed for the entire set and did not complain to management until after the show. READ MORE