With apologies to Billy Joel, Jerry Seinfeld started the fire.
In 2015 one of comedy’s cleanest stand-ups took a bold stand. He ruled out performing for college audiences.
Why? The … Read More
What do John Cleese, Jerry Seinfeld and Whoopi Goldberg have in common?
Not much before the scourge that is political correctness swarmed western culture.
Seinfeld’s famous 2015 rant against that … Read More
Comedians are starting to pipe up about GriffinGate.
We all know what happened after Kathy Griffin gleefully posed with President Trump’s bloody, decapitated head.
Denis Leary crashed the stand-up scene by chain-smoking cigarettes and singing their praises – sans apology.
His 1992 “No Cure for Cancer” special featured the following bon mots:
“You do have a vocal minority in Hollywood who go to bat for free speech,” Perrino says. “It would really help if we could get more of them [to speak … Read More
Satirist Dylan Brody takes a different approach.
“PC is largely a label … created by people who want to say things that I find utterly reprehensible,” says Brody, a former … Read More
She’s routinely rude on stage, shoving audiences out of their comfort zones with a smirk. She’s done that with her gags, stand-up specials and Comedy Central’s “The Sarah Silverman Program.”
That edge … Read More
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