It’s a bummer that “making it” wealth-wise seems to expose some comedians’ limitations.
It doesn’t have at all the same racial/bigoted spin, but David Sedaris has gotten really hard to relate to (and way less funny IMO) in the past few years.
And, I don’t follow her closely so may have missed something, but Paula Poundstone seems to still be hilarious and not punching down, and I first saw her as a kid when she was starting in stand-up in the mid-eighties.
OMG I watched some of it by chance on youtube and was only half paying attention to what was on. It was such an off feeling skit for me I was kind of just waiting for it to end. I don’t watch any GOT based stuff so the unexpected reprisal of old Dave Chapelle tropes in that context just almost felt like it was making fun of Dave Chapelle.
This is a quote from Johnny Teague, a candidate for Texas’s House District 7 who lost 63.8% to 36.2% to Democrat Lizzie Fletcher:
Sure He did. He even proclaimed it in Genesis 1:3: “And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.” So obviously He wanted us to use solar power.
Perhaps northern states should offer homeless individuals one-way bus tickets to Texas and Florida. With winter coming, those people are much less likely to freeze to death in the southern states, right?