Comedian Gottfried won't duck criticism

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein
Globe Staff / November 4, 2011

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When you’re a comedian, insists Gilbert Gottfried , nothing should be off limits. Even if that means someone gets offended. And Gottfried, who’s performing tonight at the Wilbur Theatre, knows a thing or two about being offensive. Last March, Gottfried got himself into a heap of trouble when he tweeted tsunami-related jokes the day after a massive earthquake devastated Japan.

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