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Adam Carolla: Occupy Wall Street full of 'self-entitled monsters'

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Danny Glover, SawFirst Frank Miller, now Adam Carolla. The comedian launched in an anti-Occupy Wall Street tirade during in a video interview posted online by the conservative Media Research Center. Carolla blasted the organizers as envious, “self-entitled monsters.” He blamed faulty parenting, saying, “We’re now dealing with the first wave of participation trophy [parenting]” when “everyone gives everyone a participation trophy and then everyone feels good about themselves but it’s not based on anything.” Hear Carolla’s full comments below.

At time of press, Carolla’s reps had not responded to requests for comment.

Do you agree with Carolla’s points, PopWatchers? Do you think OWS protesters are plagued by envy? Or do you think Carolla’s rant is unwarranted?

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