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Highlighting our favorite episode of Ian Karmel’s fantasy-draft podcast.
The Rise of “Clapter” Comedy
The phenomenon coined by Seth Meyers is everywhere in comedy. Is it hurting the form?
On the Verge: Drew Michael
Welcome to our series On the Verge, where our contributors highlight comedians they feel are ready for their next big break. Whether they’re […]
Hasan Minhaj’s ‘Homecoming King’ Is an American Story, Whether You Get the […]
When I first stumbled across Hasan Minhaj’s YouTube videos back in 2012, I was at a strange point in my evolution as a comedy consumer, where […]
Comedy vs. Criticism
On the uneasy relationship between comedy and its critics.
Desus and Mero Are Playing with House Money
When David Letterman retired from hosting the Late Show back in May of 2015, there was a great deal of analysis lamenting the idea that “late […]
The Underappreciated Genius of Stewart Lee
In a recent episode of Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle—the popular British comedian’s standup showcase that recently concluded its 4th season on […]
Maybe Political Correctness Isn’t Ruining Comedy
The seemingly never-ending war on political correctness has felt particularly salient these past few years. For every self-righteous person […]