Stories of the everyday heroism of American police officers are routinely ignored by media.
Morrissey’s manager claims it was a ‘harshly hateful tactic’ to depict a Morrissey-like singer with a beer belly.
Comedy make fun usually mean “punching up” but punching down more fun when you’re Borat-ing.
The latest film is a decent distraction but nothing more.
If comics are going to behave like political commentators, then they must face the same factual scrutiny as political commentators.
The comedian’s podcast currently receives tens of millions of downloads per month.
As cute, charming or delightful as we may consider our funny people, the pros themselves are well attuned to the disturbing ways comedy works, or doesn’t work.