Watch Chris Gethard Attempt to Do Stand-up Comedy the Night After Trump’s Win

After Donald Trump stunned the nation by defeating Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, it was hard for a large swath of the country to go about their day normally Wednesday. Comedian Chris Gethard feels your pain. After hosting a 12-hour election special Tuesday that turned quite gloomy as the night wore on, Gethard then had to resume the run of his one-man show Career Suicide at Manhattan’s Lynn Redgrave Theater. In the exclusive clip above, Gethard addresses the future elephant in the Oval Office. “Does comedy even work anymore?” he asks. Either way, Chris Gethard is going to try.

Chris Gethard Does Stand-up After Trump’s Win