Norm MacDonald and Bret Easton Ellis. (Photo credit: Getty Images)
Norm Macdonald thinks Bret Easton Ellis is a joke. The Canadian stand-up comedian has slammed the "American Psycho" author for calling Alice Munro, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature, "overrated."
After it was announced last week that the 82-year-old author was the first Canadian (and 13th woman!) to win the literary holy grail, Ellis expressed his disapproval on Twitter.
Alice Munro is so completely overrated.
— Bret Easton Ellis (@BretEastonEllis) October 11, 2013
Alice Munro was always an overrated writer and now that she's won The Nobel she always will be. The Nobel is a joke and has been for ages... — Bret Easton Ellis (@BretEastonEllis) October 11, 2013
A day later, Ellis sort of took it back, but not really.
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