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Dave Chappelle

  1. a long talk
    Mo’Nique Says It LoudlyThe comedy veteran’s new special is a reintroduction: “It lets you understand why I fight the way that I fight.”
  2. the festival circuit
    The 2023 Roots Picnic Is a Convention for the ‘Canceled’With Dave Chappelle, Lil Uzi Vert, DJ Akademiks, Talib Kweli, and, somehow, more.
  3. overnights
    Saturday Night Live Recap: Dave Chappelle Takes SNL to a Season HighDespite all the baggage that comes with Chapelle in 2022, he pulled off a great SNL episode.
  4. oh boy!
    Dave Chappelle’s Next Hosting Gig on SNL Is Getting CloserWith Black Star as the musical guest.
  5. all the way stand-up
    Fat Joe Leans Into Stand-up, Should Probably “Lean Back”Dave Chappelle will introduce the rapper’s upcoming one-man show.
  6. yikes
    Dave Chappelle, Live Goat Do a Surprise Set at Kevin Hart–Chris Rock ShowThe goat reportedly “had an accident” onstage.
  7. netflix is a joke
    Netflix Releases New Dave Chappelle Sp…eechThe stand-up is back with a 40-minute release titled What’s in a Name?
  8. mike on the run
    Killer Mike Returns With Dave Chappelle in ‘Run’ Music VideoHis first solo song in ten years.
  9. double headers
    Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock Are Co-Headlining a London ShowAlert the Queen’s Guard!
  10. a long talk
    The Man Behind Netflix Comedy’s CurtainRobbie Praw explains his approach to buying stand-up specials for the streamer.
  11. the tackle
    Dave Chappelle Attacker Will Not Face Any Felony ChargesBut he is being charged with four misdemeanor counts.
  12. scene report
    Jon Stewart Gets Roasted, Lovingly, While Receiving the Mark Twain PrizeSteve Carell, Dave Chappelle, Pete Davidson, and more paid tribute to the former Daily Show host at the Kennedy Center.
  13. stand-up
    The Rediscovered Prescience of SpongeBob’s “Squirrel Jokes”Co-writer Walt Dohrn discusses the 2001 SpongeBob SquarePants episode that lives on in meme form.
  14. survey says
    The Best Podcasts of 2021, According to People Who Make PodcastsWe asked over 150 creators, producers, hosts, and executives what they’ve been listening to.
  15. jokes
    BoJack Creator Shares a Joke Netflix Censored to Raise Money for Trans Lifeline“They were worried it might upset David Fincher.”
  16. who’s laughing?
    Netflix Is a Joke Festival Lines Up John Mulaney, Pete Davidson, and MoreNetflix Is a Joke: The Festival is happening in Los Angeles from April 28 to May 8, 2022.
  17. “canceled”
    Dave Chappelle Took on Criticism From Teens at His Old High SchoolThe comedian reportedly invited discontent students to speak during a Q&A session.
  18. controversy
    A Trans Netflix Employee Who Criticized Chappelle’s Special Has ResignedShe and a fired colleague have reportedly withdrawn an unfair labor practice charge against the streamer.
  19. respect the classics
    The Highs, Lows, and Whoas of the 2021 Rock Hall Induction CeremonyHello again, Cleveland.
  20. opinions
    Jay-Z Called Chappelle ‘Super Brave, Super Genius’ While Promoting Netflix Film“But I think that what happens with true art is it has to cause conversation.”
  21. rock hall 2021
    Live From the Rock Hall Induction, It’s Chappelle’s Show“I would like to apologize,” the comedian said while inducting Jay-Z. “I’m just fucking with you all.”
  22. controversy
    Netflix Suppressed Search Results for Cuties in Attempt to Minimize BacklashThe streamer removed the film from search results and user home pages in response to the backlash.
  23. controversy
    Dave Chappelle ‘More Than Willing’ to Talk to Trans Community About His SpecialBut says he is “not bending to anybody’s demands.”
  24. netflix walkout
    I Was a Black Trans Leader At Netflix. Then I Was Fired.B. Pagels-Minor, the pregnant former employee accused of “leaking” Netflix metrics, on the unrest that led to Wednesday’s walkout.
  25. buffering
    Let’s Overanalyze Netflix’s New Viewing MetricsThe streamer has a new ratings methodology. We dive in.
  26. stand-up
    Dave Chappelle the Comedy RelicAfter a decade of teaching Chappelle’s comedy to college students, a professor comes to terms with the fading relevance of the one-time GOAT.
  27. protests
    Everything We Know About the Netflix Employee Walkout“This isn’t cancel culture but an avoidance of accountability,” an organizer said at the event.
  28. controversy
    Netflix’s Ted Sarandos ‘Should’ve Led With Humanity’ in Latest InterviewThe Netflix employee walkout is still scheduled for Wednesday morning.
  29. the industry
    How Will Netflix Clean Up Its Latest Mess?The earnings call is today, the walkout is tomorrow, and the internal strife is not going away.
  30. comedy review
    Dave Chappelle’s Endless Feedback LoopThe Closer proves the comedian is right about one thing: It’s time for a break.
  31. transphobia
    Hannah Gadsby Condemns Netflix’s ‘Hate Speech Dog Whistling’ After Chappelle“Fuck you and your amoral algorithm cult.”
  32. trans rights
    Trans Netflix Staff Plan a Walkout After Company Response to Chappelle Special“Our leadership has shown us that they do not uphold the values to which we are held.”
  33. trailer mix
    Dave Chappelle Allegedly Has Something Funny to Say in The Closer Trailer“What could he possibly have left to say?” Morgan Freeman asks for us.
  34. men
    Pete Davidson and Jon Stewart Announce an A-List 9/11 Anniversary Comedy ShowAmy Schumer, Dave Chappelle, John Mulaney, and more.
  35. them crooked vulture
    Foo Fighters, Dave Chappelle, and a Radiohead Cover Walk Into MSG …And 20,000 people lost their shit.
  36. dave chappelle
    Dave Chappelle’s New Documentary Will Close Out the Tribeca Film FestivalRadio City Music Hall will open its doors for the first time since the pandemic for the event.
  37. the art of ending things
    8 Comedians Break Down Their Favorite Stand-up Closer EverFeaturing jokes by Gary Gulman, Maria Bamford, Dave Chappelle, and more.
  38. good one podcast
    Without Tony Woods, There Would Be No Dave ChappelleThe comedian joins this week’s Good One to discuss his influential style and performing all over the world.
  39. streaming
    Chappelle’s Show Has Returned to NetflixHe finally got paid.
  40. not so funny business
    Dave Chappelle Tests Positive for COVID-19, Cancels Texas ShowsTwo days before testing positive, Chappelle was pictured with Joe Rogan, Grimes, and Elon Musk in Austin, TX.
  41. streaming
    HBO Max Will Also Remove Chappelle’s Show at Dave Chappelle’s Request“I won’t get into it, but it’s very clear that it’s a very unique and specific and emotional issue he’s got.”
  42. 2020 be like
    Dave Chappelle Leads YouTube’s Top Trending Videos of 2020A list as chaotic as 2020 itself.
  43. streaming
    Netflix Removes Chappelle’s Show Because Chappelle Asked It To“I think that if you are fucking streaming that show, you’re fencing stolen goods.”
  44. snl
    Dave Chappelle’s SNL Monologue Was an Illuminating MessIn the sendoff to SNL’s Trump era, the comedian called for peace.
  45. overnights
    Saturday Night Live Recap: Chappelle Is a UnifierIn a lopsided but satisfying episode, Dave Chappelle meets the post-election moment as only he can.
  46. snl
    Trump Flees the White House in This Saturday Night Live SketchHis getaway car looks awfully familiar.
  47. snl
    Dave Chappelle Breaks As the Unemployed Allstate Guy on SNL“Seriously, America, look at Pete Davidson’s lips.”
  48. snl
    Dave Chappelle Pitches the ‘Kindness Conspiracy’ in SNL Monologue“Try wearing the mask I’ve been wearing all these years.”
  49. snl
    Foo Fighters Ready to Call It, Dave Chappelle Not So Much in SNL PromoDave would prefer to let it happen naturally. His Saturday Night Live episode, that is.
  50. snl
    The Foo Fighters to Join Dave Chappelle for Postelection SNL EpisodeHopefully we’ll know who is president by then.
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