Sarah Silverman's Shocking Claim About Marriage Is a Little Much Even for Her

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Sarah Silverman has never been shy about the fact that she has no desire to ever get married, but her most recent comments seem totally over the top. The 43-year-old comedienne took to Twitter over the weekend to shine some light on the status of her current relationship.

The A Million Ways to Die in the West actress tweeted on Sunday, "Just read that I wanna get married which is hilarious b/c I will never get married."

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Silverman has been dating her Masters of Sex co-star Michael Sheen for seven months, and if she has her way, he'll never put a ring on it. She has had several long-term romances (she was with Jimmy Kimmel for five years!), but has never been married.

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Wait until you hear why. "Why would I want the govt involved in my love life?" she questioned. "Ew. It's barbaric."

Ew? Well, to each their own, I guess.

She continued her rant, taking issue with those who would assume that she even wants to be a wife because of her gender or even ethnicity. "That s--t never bothers me b/c who cares but I feel like this one is bigoted," she said. "The Jew girl MUST want a RING! Yich."

This is definitely not the first time she's made controversial comments about matrimony. In 2010, she told Playboy, "I love going to weddings, and I love it when my friends get married ... I'm not against marriage, but it's just not for me. I'm a vegetarian, but I don't have a problem if you want a hamburger. Marriage, to me, is like eating meat. I think it's gross and f--king crazy ... If you're getting married today, it's the equivalent of joining a country club that doesn't allow blacks or Jews."

Do you think marriage is barbaric?

 

Image via Sarah Silverman/Instagram

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