1. For a little guy Rock took that slap like a man. Never flinched. And handled by taking high road afterward.Yeah the joke was in really bad taste. He is lucky Will just slapped him. Make fun of my wife's medical condition on live television and it would be much worse.
2. I’m not surprised smith challenged him physically, but surprised he did it on air. I likely would have waited and handled back stage 1:1.
3. I’m a little concerned that it happened b/c after all, Rock is a comedian. Can you imagine Don Rickles doing his act these days. He’d be dead - except Sinatra had his back. Also see Ricky Gervais on golden globes. He was brutal. It’s comedy. It’s a joke. Yes sometimes it hurts. That said, I don’t think the GI Jane joke was that funny.
4. Shannon Sharp says it much better than I ever could. I agree with his take: